Head Start Programs Mississippi Head Start Jackson County Civic Action

Jackson County Civic Action, a Head Start Program of Moss Point, MS

Address
5343 Jefferson Street
Moss Point MS 39563-6242
Contact Phone
(228) 769-3401
Details
Jackson County Head Start serves income-eligible 3- and 4-year-old children and children with suspected or diagnosed disabilities. By offering early intervention in education, health, nutrition and socialization, the program aims to prepare children to succeed in life. To this end, Head Start utilizes a comprehensive program with the help of parents and the community in three component areas: Early Childhood Development and Health Services, Family and Community Partnership, and Program Design and Management.
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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
To apply for enrollment, contact Brigetta Pittman at 471-1252 or via e-mail.: bpittman@jccivicaction.org
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