Early Head Start/Head Start

ChildrenEarly Head Start/Head Start offers comprehensive services for children and their families:

  • Quality center and home based programs
  • Support services for children with special needs
  • Developmental screenings
  • Health and nutrition monitoring
  • Parent Involvement Opportunities

 

If your Child is 6 weeks to 48 months old, and /or you are pregnant, you may be eligible to enroll your child in Early Head Start/Head Start if you live in Imperial County and  meet program requirements.

For more information, call

  • Early Head Start (760)312-6594
  • Head Start (760)312-6148

Head Start Program

  • For children 36 months and 48 months
  • Support Services for the family
  • Health, nutrition and mental health services coordination
  • Parent trainings
  • Learning opportunities facilitated by qualified staff to enhance child’s growth and development

Located at:

Brawley Hawks Head Start – 160 So. Cesar Chavez Dr. Brawley, CA 92227 LIC #136608094

Heber Hawks Head Start – 1042 ½ Heber Ave. Heber, CA 92249 LIC #136608095

Trojans Head Start – 655 Sheridan Ave. Calexico, CA 92231 LIC #136608092

Bears Head Start – 230 So. Fairfield Dr. El Centro, CA 92243 LIC #136608098

Panthers I Head Start – 1177 ½ No. 8th St. El Centro, CA 92243 LIC #136608097

Roadrunners Head Start – 200 So. “C” St. Westmorland, CA 92281 LIC #136608096

Home-Based Program

  • For children 6 weeks to 36 months
  • Child and family development
  • Experiences provided in child’s home
  • Support services for the family
  • Health, nutrition and mental health services coordination
  • Parent trainings
  • Socialization activities
  • Visits from highly qualified child care specialists
  • Available in Westmorland, Brawley, Imperial, El Centro, Holtville, Heber and Calexico, 

Early Head Start Center-Based Program

  • For children 18 to 36 months
  • Support Services for the family
  • Health, nutrition and mental health services coordination
  • Parent trainings
  • Learning opportunities facilitated by qualified staff to enhance child’s growth and development
  • Located at: 
     El Centro EHS - 280 So. Fairfield Dr. El Centro, CA  92243 LIC #130805125
     Calexico EHS-   937 Heber Ave. Calexico, CA  92231 LIC #130805120                                                                                                                                                                                                    Panthers II EHS-  1177 1/2 North 8th St. El Centro, Ca 92243 LIC #136608097                                                          

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Main Office

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  Early Care and Education Programs
  Imperial County Office of Education
  1398 Sperber Road
  El Centro, CA 92243
  Phone: (760) 312-6594/ (760)312-6148
  Fax: (760) 312-6577