Open registration/enrollment for 2016-2017 Head Start April 26-28

Open registration/enrollment for the 2016-2017 Head Start year will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26-28 at Rio Vista Early/Head Start, 2800 Ben Ficklin. Registration for Day and Rio Vista Early Head Starts and Head Starts and Blackshear Head Start will be available.

Documents required for registration are proof of all family income, proof of age, child’s shot records, Social Security card, proof of Medicaid, CHIP or private health insurance, proof of guardianship (if applicable) and IFSP/IEP for diagnosed disability (if applicable). To qualify, the household must meet 2016-2017 poverty income guidelines.

Head Start programs offer free individualized early childhood education in a structured environment; specialized services for children with disabilities; personalized family support services; and nutritious meals and snacks.

For more information, call Blackshear at 325-658-7442; Day at 325-481-3395; or Rio Vista at 325-659-3670.