Early Childhood

Birth to Three (Part C): provides early intervention services for children age 0-3, at no cost, for children with or at risk for developmental delay.

Part B 619 Preschool: serves children age 3-5 with disabilities. Services are provided by the local school district.

Head Start State Collaboration Office: Head Start is a comprehensive program that provides educational, nutritional, health and social services to pregnant women, children under the age of 5 and their families. Eligibility is based on age and income.

Children may be eligible for more than one program at the same time, ie. Birth to Three and Head Start. Families are encouraged to apply for all programs for which they may be eligible.