Age Eligibility

Head Start/Early Head Start serves children six weeks to five years old and pregnant moms.

Income Eligibility

Head Start and Early Head Start services are available if your family meets the Federal Poverty Guidelines to see the HHS webpage for the guidelines, click here.

Priority Eligibility

Your family may be eligible for Head Start and Early Head Start Services if you meet any of the following categories:

  • The child to be enrolled is in foster care.
  • Your family is receiving benefits or services through the TANF Program.
  • A family member living with and supported by you is receiving Supplemental Security Income benefits (SSI).
  • Your family is homeless.
  • The child enrolling has a disability.