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Serving Clay, Cloud, Ottawa, Republic, & Washington Counties

Services for

Pregnant   Women




 Early Head Start: 785-632-5399            Head Start Main Office:  785-632-2195                                                 

About us

Head Start and Early Head Start are comprehensive child development programs which serve children from birth to age 5, pregnant women, and their families. They are child-focused programs and have the overall goal of increasing the school readiness of young children in low-income families.We have been providing services to children for 44 years in Clay County. We also serve children in Cloud, Ottawa, Republic, and Washington counties.  We are licensed by the state of Kansas. Our mission is to 
"create environments in which children can grow".

How old are children in Early Head Start and Head Start?


Our annual reports are below for public review.  

2018-2019 Annual Program Report

2019-2020 Annual Program Report

Review 2015-2016

Review 2014-2015

COR Analysis 2013-2014

Fiscal ERESA Review

CACFP Review 2019

As a Head Start program, we are required to complete a comprehensive community assessment at least every five years to ensure our services are meeting community need.  Our assessments are available for review.

Community Needs Assessment 2015

Upon request, we shall make available either an electronic or paper copy of the most recent Audited Annual Financial Statements.

Check out Kansas Resource Guide for Caregivers here.

Early Head Start

1021 4th Street Clay Center KS 67432

Ph:  785-632-5399

Clay County Head Start

314 Court

Clay Center KS 67432

Ph:  785-632-2195

Cloud County Head Start
803 Valley Street
Concordia, KS 66901

Ph:  785-243-1645

Washington County Head Start

117 W. College Street

Washington KS 66968

Ph:  785-325-2261

Ottawa County Head Start

612 N. Rothsay

Minneapolis KS 67467

Ph:  785-392-2794

Republic County Head Start
1813 E. Frontage Road/Hwy 81  Belleville, KS 66935
Ph:  785-527-2300

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