5150 Allison St
Arvada CO 80002-4316
Welcome to Jefferson County Head Start!Head Start is a comprehensive child-focused and family-centered preschool program. We provide a range of individualized services in the areas of education, early childhood development, medical, dental, mental health, nutrition, family support, and parent involvement. We make every effort to meet a child's special needs by accessing support from outside agencies if necessary.
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
Below are links to Jefferson County Head Start's Application Instructions and the Application. Click on the links below to view the instructions or to open and print the application. When completed, mail to: Jefferson County Head Start 5150 Allison StreetArvada, CO 80002If you have any questions, or need assistance, please call 720-497-7900.