Head Start and Early Head Start help get children ready for kindergarten, both academically and socially. These programs are free for low-income families.
Head Start and Early Head Start offer:
- NYS day care licensed classrooms, including infant, toddler and pre-school rooms
- NYS certified pre-kindergarten teachers
- Free breakfast and lunch daily
- Programs for children with disabilities
- Home-based programs that parents and children participate in weekly home visits and regularly scheduled group activities
Families must live in one of our serving areas within Saratoga County, which are Ballston Spa, Clifton Park, Corinth, Galway, Mechanicville, Saratoga, Stillwater, Schuylerville, South Glens Falls, Burnt Hills, Ballston Lake and Waterford. Serving areas follow local school district boundaries.
To register, call 518-899-4411.