Head Start Programs Kentucky Head Start Pike County Head Start

Pike County Head Start, a Head Start Program of Pikeville, KY

Address
5279 North Mayo Trail
Pikeville KY 41501
Contact Phone
(606) 433-9315
Details
The Head Start program of the Big Sandy Area Community Action Partnership, along with 6 delegate school systems, serve a total of 1219 children and their families throughout a 5 county area. At least 90% of these children are from low-income families or are eligible under other criteria that Head Start recognizes as being in need. The Big Sandy area has benefited from the Head Start program for over 40 years and children continue to receive a valuable early childhood foundation and school readiness in our 69 center-based and 1 home-based classroom each year
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Who is Eligible?

Children who are 3 to 5 years old are eligible for Head Start services. Pregnant women and children from birth to 3 years of age are eligible for Early Head Start services. Children and families who are homeless, in foster care, or receive TANF or SSI are also eligible for services. Eligibility is determined by Head Start program staff and some families may be eligible for services if they are determined to be at or below the federal poverty level. Some grantees enroll a percentage of children from families with incomes above the Poverty Guidelines as well.

Families are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply
they would have to complete another application. A child can be enrolled based on application information if the application is not more than 12 months old by the time school begins. Since the application will pass that 12 months threshold by the time school starts the next year, they would have to fill out another application.
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