LARGO – Lutheran Services Florida Head Start and Early Head Start is accepting applications for the upcoming school year at 2210 Tall Pines Drive, Suite 220, in Largo.
The Early Head Start program is for children who are 12 to 35 months old by Sept. 1. Head Start is for children 3 to 4 years old. Head Start also serves children with special needs or disabilities.
The program is a federally funded, income-eligible program that encompasses health, nutrition, education, mental health, disabilities, parent and male involvement as well as family and community engagement, all of which support strong healthy children and families. Head Start is a voluntary prekindergarten provider.
The following items are needed at time of application:
• A birth certificate and proof of guardianship or custody, if applicable
• Proof of residency in Pinellas County
• Proof of income for the past 52 weeks or previous calendar year – i.e. pay stubs, W-2 or 1040 forms or a statement from employer
• Documentation of child’s disability, if applicable