Availability: Full-day, Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. / Part-day (Morning Session), Tuesday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. / Part-day (Afternoon Session), Tuesday-Friday, 12:45 p.m.-4:15 p.m.
Fees: There are no fees for this program.
Head Start is a comprehensive child development program that serves children ages 3-5 and their families. It is a child-focused program that has the overall goal of increasing the social competence of young children in low-income families.
Head Start has a long tradition of delivering comprehensive and high quality services designed to foster healthy development in low-income children. Catholic Charities Head Start provides a range of individualized services in the areas of education and early childhood development, medical, dental and mental health and nutrition, and parent involvement. In addition, the entire range of Head Start services is responsive and appropriate to each child and family’s developmental, ethnic, cultural and linguistic heritage and experience.
Head Start Facilities:
- Holy Name
- King Kennedy
- Martin de Porres
- St. Philip Neri
- St. Thomas
- St. Ignatius
- Saint Martin of Tours