EBCAP Head Start Now Enrolling
East Bay Community Action Program’s Head Start Program is now enrolling for the 2019-2020 school year. Head Start is a Bright Stars rated early childhood education program for children ages birth through 5 years old. We offer no cost options for eligible families, affordable day care services, healthy meals and snacks, social and health services, as well as home based program options. Our professional teaching staff is committed to offering high quality education for infants, toddlers, and preschool children through an evidence based curriculum to build children’s confidence, creativity and critical thinking skills, and promote positive outcomes.
Eligibility for the Head Start program is based on the following:
1. Residency, families must live in one of the following towns to enroll in an EBCAP early childhood program: Newport, Middletown, Portsmouth, Jamestown, Little Compton, Tiverton, Bristol, Warren, Barrington or East Providence.
2. Age of the child (Pregnant women and children age birth to 5 years old)
3. Family income level or special eligibility due to foster care status or homelessness
To apply, visit our website at www.ebcap.org or call 401-367-2001 for more information. Families of children with special needs and foster parents are encouraged to apply.