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Head Start - Serves children ages 3 to 5 who are not eligible for kindergarten
Early Head Start - Serves children birth to 3 years of age
Eligibility for Head Start and Early Head Start is determined by using guidelines that are established by the federal government. We provide service to children and families who live in Stark County. An application along with the supporting documentation must be submitted before your child can participate in the program.
- Proof of your child's birth date (a copy of ONE of the following sources) Birth Certificate or Passport
- Proof of total income from the previous year, or most recent 12 months
- Immunization Record
- Medical Insurance Card
- Custody Documents (if applicable)
- Address and Phone Numbers of individuals transporting child
For the most current Federal Poverty Guidelines: Visit the ASPE website: https://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guidelines
If you need assistance, please contact a Family Service Specialist at 330-454-6218.
Si necesita ayuda pongase en contacto con us especialista de sevicio de la familia en 330-456-6218.
Thank you for making the choice to give your child a Head Start!