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Head Start and Early Head Start provide comprehensive child development programs for low-income children from birth to age five, in addition to support services for their families.
SIU Head Start will fill the third available space with toddlers and two-year-olds when expansion funds become available in the upcoming year.
Caption: Young children who take part in Early Head Start are more likely to get dental care, according to a new study in AJPH.
Head Start will bring workers in to clean up the wood debris.
A presentation of Head Start Heroes Awards was made April 13 at St.
Head Start also may help parents manage their work-school-family balance by providing an affordable, safe place to send their children while they go to work or school.
Comment: Head Start programs provide many advantages to young children.
Head Start and Early Head Start programs offer preschool instruction, medical screenings, meals, and other services to more than 1 million impoverished children nationwide.
As the research suggests, some Head Start agencies have seized on this opportunity to improve service delivery and outcomes.
In this article, we assess the impact of Head Start participation on adult smoking behavior using data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) and its supplements on early childhood education and health.
The Head Start Program, established in 1965, promotes school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of children through the provision of services including education, health, nutrition and social services.
Congress has turned away efforts to remove civil rights protections from a bill reauthorizing Head Start, the popular preschool program that helps low-income families prepare their children for school.