Age Eligibility

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


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

  • The child to be enrolled is in foster care.
  • Your family is receiving benefits or services through the SNAP or 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.