Eligibility varies with the program
You are eligible for Head Start if your child turns 3 years old before August 31st and your family meets the Federal Income Guidelines, or you have a preschool aged child with special needs.
Early Head Start
You are eligible for Early Head Start if you are pregnant, have a child younger than 3 years of age, an meet the Federal Income Guidelines, or have an infant or toddler with special needs.
You are eligible for ECEAP if you have a four- or three-year-old child and your family is at 110% of the Federal Poverty Level. This includes families receiving public assistance, children in foster care, and parents with limited incomes who are working or in school.