Head Start Programs North Carolina Head Start Rutherford County Board of Education

Rutherford County Board of Education, a Head Start Program of Forest City, NC

382 West Main Street
Forest City NC 28043-3027
Contact Phone
(828) 287-7568
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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