Head Start Program

Girl playing outside and painting as part of her HEAD Start after school program.

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Head Start programs promote comprehensive early childhood education, health,nutrition, and family well-being services to low-income children and their families. Head Start provides services to children ages 3-5 and their families and Early Head Start provides services to pregnant mothers, infants, toddlers, and their families.

Save the Children’s expertise, when partnered with local families, agencies, and staff, creates a model that significantly benefits children and communities. Save the Children provides comprehensive, high quality early childhood education and family support services. In addition, we focus on early language development and literacy, as well as health, including nutrition and obesity prevention, and family literacy and education. Save the Children has long believed that knowledge, education and the development of community capacity have the longest impact on the well-being of children. We bring our commitment and experience working with low resource rural communities and our considerable staff expertise in the areas of early education, literacy, and health to the Head Start program.

Where We Work

Western Arkansas

Save the Children Head start operates in 9 counties in Western Arkansas including Conway, Franklin, Johnson, Logan, Perry, Polk, Pope, Scott, and Yell.

Early Head Start serves 232 children and families and Head Start serves 536 children and families.

Western Arkansas Administration Building:

2707 East H Street, Russellville, AR 72802
(479) 567-5701

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Eastern Arkansas

STC Head Start serves 80 children and families in St. Francis County, Woodruff County and Lee County AR.

Eastern Arkansas Office:

2022 East Broadway, Forrest City, AR
(870) 494-4010

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Jefferson Davis Parish Louisiana

STC Head Start serves 182 children in Jefferson Davis Parish.

Jefferson Davis Main Office:

306 S Lake Arthur Ave, Jennings, LA 70546
(337) 616-9556

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Rapides Parish Louisiana

STC Early Head Start serves 220 children and families and STC Head Start serves 612 children and families.

Rapides Administration Building

1335 Jackson Street, Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 625-7337

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Sunflower County Mississippi

STC Early Head Start serves 190 children and families and 348 STC Head Start children and families.

Indianola Main Office

701 E Chapman Street; Indianola, MS 38751
(662) 452-5098

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Williston North Dakota

STC Head Start serves 85 children and families in Williston ND.

Williston Head Start Building

409 7th Avenue E, Williston, ND 58801
(701) 214-4053

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