Head Start Accepting Applications

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Head Start has started their selection and enrollment process for children ages 3-5 for the program year starting this September. Applications are still being accepted for positions in Coos and Curry Counties – selections will continue to be made until all slots are filled. In addition to the application, proof of date of birth and income verification for the previous year will be needed. Families who have already applied should contact Head Start to check the status of their application. For more information about South Coast Head Start, visit www.orcca.us or call 541-888-3717.

South Coast Head Start offers a comprehensive social service and early childhood program for children ages 0-5 and their families. The program is funded by both state and federal grants and is provided at no cost to families. Head Start provides activities for children that help them grow mentally, socially, emotionally, and physically. The program supports parents as the first and most important teacher of their children.

South Coast Head Start is a program of Oregon Coast Community Action. ORCCA is a non-profit network of programs that help feed, house, warm and educate the communities of the South Coast. For more information about ORCCA, call 541-435-7080, or learn more at www.orcca.us.

This entry was posted on Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 and is filed under Local News, Public Service Announcements.