Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social and emotional development.
How to Apply
Find answers to your questions about the steps to enroll your child in a Head Start program.
Find information and addresses for Head Start sites at locations throughout Merced County.
Please use the referral form for any child being referred to Head Start/Early Head Start
About Head Start Program
- Who We Are
- What We Do
- Child Development
- Family and Community Partnerships
- Parent Education
- Children with Exceptional Needs
- Service Models
- Mental Health Services