Head Start

A preschool program for low-income children.

Head Start is a federal program that promotes the school readiness of children ages birth to 5 from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social and emotional development.



Early Head Start

Early Head Start is a 12 month home based program for families serving children 0 to 3 years of age. With assistance of a home educator, parents will carry out education activities with their infant/toddler on a weekly basis. Each home visit is 90 minutes.

 

Regional Head Start

Region IX (Traditional) Head Start is a half-day program following the normal school year for children 3-5 years of age.

 

Migrant and Seasonal Head Start

Provides all-day child development services for children ages 0-5 years of age in centers and in family child care homes. The family's agricultural income must be at least 51% of their total income.


Locations


Migrant and Seasonal Head Start - Family Child Care Program

892 S. Harris Street
Hanford, CA
*No Phone Number at this time


Child Enrichment Center

905 Campus Drive
Hanford, CA, 93230
phone: 559-583-6056


Clay Center

323 East 11th Street Unit D
Hanford, CA, 93230
phone: 559-582-4900


Dolores Huerta Head Start Center

700 6½ Avenue
Corcoran, CA, 93212
phone: 559-992-5200


Generations

1075 Blake Street
Lemoore, CA, 93245
phone: 559-925-1502


Home Garden Learning Center 

9726 Home Avenue
Hanford, CA, 93230
phone: 559-582-7218


Kettleman City Head Start Center

75 5th Street
Kettleman City, CA, 93239
phone: 559-386-9879


Kettleman City Family Resource Center

75 5th Street
Kettleman City, CA 93239
559-386-1693


Lee Richmond Preschool  

939 Katie Hammond Lane
Hanford, CA, 93230
phone: 559-582-4386


Lyndon B. Johnson Head Start  

573 West Bush Street
Lemoore, CA, 93245
phone: 559-925-1792


Margaret Crawford Early Head Start Center 

10918 South 12th Avenue
Hanford, CA, 93230
phone: 559-582-4205


Oasis Opportunity Center 

1072 South 7th Street
Avenal, CA, 93204
phone: 559-386-9791


Preston Green Learning Center 

11411 South 11th Avenue
Hanford, CA, 93230
phone: 559-582-5184


Rosa Parks Learning Center  

850 South Harris Street
Hanford, CA, 93230
phone: 559-583-8485


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    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
     
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  3. email: program.intake@usda.gov.
 
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  1. correo: U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
     
  2. fax: (202) 690-7442; o
     
  3. correo electrónico: program.intake@usda.gov.
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