Head Start now enrolling
The Head Start programs of Allegheny County and the City of Pittsburgh are currently enrolling children age's three to five for the upcoming school year.
Head Start is a federally funded program that provides pre-school children with comprehensive and flexible programming designed to promote kindergarten readiness by increasing language development, pre-reading, pre-math, writing and social skills. Parents of children with special needs are encouraged to enroll.
Head Start provides free quality early education services to families who meet the required federal guidelines. To enroll a child, call 1-866-214-KIDS (5437).
For more information about the early childhood education programs offered by Allegheny County Department of Human Services and the City of Pittsburgh visit www. alleghenycounty.us/dhs/headstart.aspx.