Head Start

Helping your child and family be ready for school and lifelong success

ECKAN offers FREE Head Start programs for low-income children and families pregnancy to age 5. Our research-backed programs promote:

  • Self sufficiency
  • Healthy growth and development
  • Success for future experiences

We offer these services:

  • Health Screenings
  • Parent Education/Involvement
  • Nutrition
  • Social Services Support
  • Help with your child’s disability
  • Transitions
  • Education

Where YOU need it:

  • Preschool
  • Child care
  • Home visits

In these counties:

Contact your county’s Head Start office or complete our ONLINE HEAD START INTEREST FORM.

We Support Families!

We know that by helping you identify and support your family’s strengths, everyone will be more successful. All families participate in a goal setting and achieving program.

We encourage family members to participate including volunteering, training/education opportunities and governance.

Questions?

Clara Cox,  Head Start Director  claracox@eckan.org

Kimber Corn, Head Start Asst. Director  kcorn@eckan.org

785-242-5481

Toll Free: 866-242-5481

2016-2017 Annual Report

2017-2018 Annual Report