Applications Being Accepted At Head Start

South Coast Head Start is processing applications for the 2013-14 school year that starts in September. Though 2013 has just begun, the applications received over the next 5 months will be considered for program selection starting June 1st. In addition to the application, there are two items that are needed in order to complete the application process: proof of date of birth, and income verification for previous calendar year or 12 previous months. For information about South Coast Head Start or the application process, call 541- 888-3717 or visit

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

This entry was posted on Thursday, January 17th, 2013 and is filed under Local News, Public Service Announcements.