Heroes at Home Program
Parents as Teachers understands the unique
lifestyle of Military Families.
We want to help you be your child’s first and
most important hero and teacher.
Army Child, Youth and School Services has
partnered with the National Center for Parents as Teachers. The
Parent as Teachers organization has created the Heroes At
Home program designed to help support Military Families with
Recently Fort Drum CYS Services personnel
along with two PAT educators traveled to PAT headquarters in St.
Louis, Missouri. They participated in an intense eight day
training receiving the information and resources needed to
implement the Heroes at Home program at Fort Drum.
The Parents as Teachers - Heroes At Home
program offers developmental information and support to parents
who are expecting or have children 0-30 months. The goal of the
program is to help parents give their child the best possible
start to life, emphasizing that they are their child’s first and
The PAT - Heroes At Home program
consists of :
Monthly Personal Visits
Provide developmental/ parenting information
Address parental issues and concerns
Monthly parent information meetings
Monthly parent-child playgroups
Provide overall developmental screenings
Screening of child’s health, vision, and
Link Families to community resources
Provide referrals to other services as
Families who would like to participate
in the program need to register with CYS Services and request
enrollment in the PAT Heroes at Home program.
Registration and enrollment are free. For more information
Click here for a
Downloadable Information Flyer
CYS Services Administrative Office
Clark Hall, Bldg P-10720
The Hours of Operation for each
facility are listed on the Directory page.