Head Start Programs Pennsylvania Head Start LUZERNE COUNTY HEAD START, INC

LUZERNE COUNTY HEAD START, INC, a Head Start Program of Wilkes Barre, PA

23 Beekman St
Wilkes Barre PA 18702-2109
Contact Phone
(570) 829-6231
Head Start is an early childhood development school readiness, andfamily support program for children from birth to school age, theirfamilies, and pregnant women in Luzerne and Wyoming Counties. Wepromote family self-sufficiency, foster healthy outcomes, and enhancethe quality of life for children and families through education andpartnerships with school districts and the community.
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.

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