Headstart, Early Headstart now taking applications
GRASONVILLE — Attention pregnant women and parents of children from ages birth to 5 who live in Queen Anne’s, Dorchester, Kent, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico or Worcester counties. Shore Up Inc. is taking applications for its Early Head Start and Head Start Programs.
Pregnant women and children ages birth to 3 are eligible for Early Head Start services. Head Start services are offered to children ages 3 to 5. Both programs work with parents and children to promote the child’s development, prepare children for kindergarten and help the family function successfully.
Head Start offers centerbased services at 15 facilities throughout the Eastern Shore. Early Head Start offers services through center-based and home-based options. Children who attend Head Start/Early Head Start centers are fed nutritious meals and snacks through the Child and Adult Care Food Program.
Transportation may be available. Call 410-749-1142, ext. 341.