Enroll in Capital Area Head Start

Openings are still available for the 2020-2021 school year. To enroll, call 717-541-1795 or complete the online form to have one of our enrollment specialists contact you within 2 business days.

To be eligible for Capital Area Head Start or Early Head Start, you must:

  • Be pregnant or have a child ages 0-5 who is not yet eligible for kindergarten in the school district where you live
  • Meet income guidelines for Head Start or Pre-K Counts (There is limited availability for families whose income falls between 100-300% of the federal poverty guidelines.)
  • Must be a resident of Dauphin, Perry, or eastern Cumberland County, or Carlisle, PA
  • Proof of age, family income, and residency are required at the time of enrollment. Up-to-date physical and dental exams, immunization records, and proof of insurance are requested at the time of enrollment. You must provide up-to-date immunizations for your enrolled child within the first 60 days.

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