All About Headstart

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    Head Start is a FREE Federal Program providing services for children and families who qualify within Federal Income Guidelines. Children with special needs and/or disabilities (regardless of the severity) are encouraged to apply and are considered priority enrollees. No school supplies are needed.

    FOR CHILDREN, HEAD START OFFERS: A caring, accepting enviornment, access to Health Services, and a great learning experience for their transition into Kindergarten. All will will receive FREE breakfast, lunch and snack.

    FOR PARENTS, HEAD START OFFERS: An opportunity to learn and have more participation in their child's educational development. Also offers opportunity to obtain their own skills.

    PARENTS MUST BRING: 

    • Alabama Blue Slip (immunization card) Original
    • Birth Certificate
    • Social Security Cards
    • Verification of Income for the previous year (W-2 form, Check Stub, Social Security Statement, Child Support, Unemployment, ect.)
    • Medicaid or Insurance Card

    TO RECEIVE PRIORITY POINTS PARENTS MUST BRING PROOF OF:

    • WIC
    • Food Stamps
    • Collage ID
    • Proof of Kinship Care
    • IEP/IFSP

    HOMELESS CHILDREN AND CHILDREN WITH DISIBILITIES ARE GIVEN PRIORITY POINTS.

    You can also visit Community Action Parnership's Website for more information at:

     http://www.northalabamacommunities.org/