Head Start 0-5

Head Start is a nationally renowned child development program for preschool children ages 3-5, which stresses parent involvement, education, social services and health. BVCA Partnership provides Head Start programs in Fillmore, Gage, Jefferson, Saline, Seward, Thayer and York Counties.

Early Head Start is a home-based program that provides pregnant women and children ages 0-3 with family centered services and activities focused on parent education, comprehensive health services and nutrition. Early Head Start enhances children's physical, social, emotional and cognitive development; assists parents in fulfilling their parental roles; and helps parents move toward self-sufficiency. Early Head Start provides a comprehensive link to community resources; a family library; parent education; child screenings; in home consultations; transportation; and social activities for the whole family. To be participate in the Early Head Start Program, you must be income eligible, be expecting or have a child under the age of three. BVCA Partnership provides Early Head Start in Fillmore, Gage, Jefferson, Saline, Thayer and York Counties. For more information call: (402) 759-3699 for Fillmore County, (402) 223-6056 for Gage County, (402) 729-2161 for Jefferson County, (402) 381-0057 for Saline County, (402) 768-6727 for Thayer County, or (402) 362-4299 for York County.

For more information contact your local Head Start Center.

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Returning Students click HERE to apply online.

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