In-home or at a childcare center, Early Head Start can help both mom and baby stay healthy.
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Early Head Start (EHS) is a comprehensive child development program. It offers FREE linguistically and culturally appropriate health, education, and social services to income-eligible families that include a pregnant woman and/or children, ages 0-3. Child-centered services of the highest quality are provided in the family’s home or the childcare center. Early Head Start’s family-driven philosophy empowers parent to support and nurture their children, while meeting other critical social and economic goals. Early Head Start recognizes the demands in caring for very young children. Our staff values the involvement of families in their child’s early learning, social, and cultural experiences. Early Head Start helps pregnant women stay healthy and have a healthy baby. Early Head Start assists parents with very young children to take a lead role in their child’s learning and development, become their baby’s first teachers, and build positive family relationships.
Early Head Start Provides the Following Services:
Families will be considered eligible if they meet the following criteria: