*Receive discounts on IHSA conferences and training opportunities.*Enjoy IHSA support: IHSA represents Illinois Head Start on all major early childhood and other issue advocacy groups in the State. Your voice can be heard in these groups through IHSA’s membership/representation system.*Take part in the larger National Head Start Association network through IHSA because IHSA is an affiliate. Your voice can also be heard nationally! IHSA has a long history of NHSA board representation.*Network at IHSA’s training conference while attending top notch educational sessions on the latest topics.*Protect your interests and the interests of our neediest children and families. You will be helping the Head Start community!
Associate membership is composed of two subsets. The subsets of Associate Membership are Individual Members & Representative Members. Both subsets are classified as members of the Friends Component.