Head Start and Early Head Start Programs
Attention: If you have previously applied with Pasco County Head Start our new online application may will not allow you to go past a certain point if we have your email in our database. You will receive the following message:"It appears that you have previously submitted an application. If you wish to apply again, please contact us by phone or in person." Do not panic, you can try again using a different email or you can click here for the Application Day schedule, choose the closest location and bring the Required Documents. We will have a paper application available for you to update.
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Head Start is a Parent Particpation Program that offers Comprehensive Preschool Services to expectant mothers and children ages birth to five at no cost to eligible families
Eligibility and selection are based on family need and income. Space is Limited.
Priority for Head Start is given to children who turn 4 years old on or before September 1 of the applying school year.
Priority for Early Head Start is given to expectant mothers and children who turn 3 after September 1 of the applying year.
Children with documented disabilities or special needs are encouraged to apply.
Transportation is limited and not guaranteed.
Face-to-face interviews are required in order to complete the application process.
Completing an application does NOT guarantee eligibility for services
For a list of documents that will be needed to support your family's application for services click here: Required Documents
For a list of acceptable documents for proving family income click here: Definitions of Income
To view the Poverty Guidelines for your family size click here: Federal Poverty Guidelines
For questions please email Alexis Russell at firstname.lastname@example.org