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Taxonomy Code: HD-1800.3000

A federally-funded child development program that provides educational experiences, medical and dental services, nutritional meals, counseling and opportunities for parental involvement to help prepare low-income children and children with disabilities age three to five to enter and succeed in school.

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AMITYVILLE HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkAMITYVILLE HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
BAY AREA HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. Provides a food pantry that is open to the public during school year months from September to June. For further information and guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkBAY AREA HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
BAY SHORE HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkBAY SHORE HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
BELLPORT HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. Provides a food pantry open to the public during school year months from September to June. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkBELLPORT HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
BRENTWOOD HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkBRENTWOOD HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
BRIDGEHAMPTON HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9520.SuffolkBRIDGEHAMPTON HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
BRIDGEHAMPTON HEAD START AT CMEEProvides a comprehensive early childhood development program for children ages 3-5 of low income families, as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information and guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkBRIDGEHAMPTON HEAD START AT CMEELONG ISLAND HEAD START
CENTRAL BROOKHAVEN HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. Provides a food pantry open to the public during school year months September to June, For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkCENTRAL BROOKHAVEN HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
CENTRAL ISLIP HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkCENTRAL ISLIP HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
CHILDREN'S COMMUNITY HEAD START-PORT JEFFERSONProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children from low income families. Serves pregnant mothers and families with infants, toddlers and preschoolers through home based and classroom based programming. Full time program. Also offers social services and nutrition, mental health, health, and dental services. Parent training and parent involvement programs. Families must live in one of thirteen school districts: Comsewogue, Middle Country, Miller Place, Mt. Sinai, Port Jefferson, Rocky Point, Sachem, Sayville, Shoreham-Wading River, Three Village and parts of Connetquot, Longwood and Smithtown. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkCHILDREN'S COMMUNITY HEAD START-PORT JEFFERSONCOMMUNITY PROGRAM CENTERS OF LONG ISLAND, INC.
CHILDREN'S COMMUNITY HEAD START-RONKONKOMAProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children from low income families. Serves pregnant mothers and families with infants, toddlers and preschoolers through home based and classroom based programming. Full time program. Also offers social services and nutrition, mental health, health, and dental services. Parent training and parent involvement programs. Families must live in one of thirteen school districts: Comsewogue, Middle Country, Miller Place, Mt. Sinai, Port Jefferson, Rocky Point, Sachem, Sayville, Shoreham-Wading River, Three Village and parts of Connetquot, Longwood and Smithtown. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkCHILDREN'S COMMUNITY HEAD START-RONKONKOMACOMMUNITY PROGRAM CENTERS OF LONG ISLAND, INC.
EAST NORTHPORT HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkEAST NORTHPORT HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
HEAD START-EASTERN NASSAUProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children 4 years old and three year olds if space permits, residing in Wantagh, Levittown, Farmingdale, Hicksville and Massapequa. Family Service worker is on-site.NassauHEAD START-EASTERN NASSAUECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEAD START-FIVE TOWNSProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children 3-5 years of age from low income families in the Five Towns area of Inwood, Lawrence, Cedarhurst, Hewlett, and Woodmere. Also provides services to low income families. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauHEAD START-FIVE TOWNSECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEAD START-FREEPORTProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children 3-5 years of age. Serves residents of Freeport. Also provides services to low income families. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauHEAD START-FREEPORTECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEAD START-HEMPSTEADProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children 3-5 years of age residing in Hempstead. Also provides services to low income families. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauHEAD START-HEMPSTEADECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEAD START-HUNTINGTON AT DDIProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9520.SuffolkHEAD START-HUNTINGTON AT DDILONG ISLAND HEAD START
HEAD START-LONG BEACHProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children 3-5 years of age. Serves residents of Long Beach, Lido Beach, Island Park, and Atlantic Beach. Also provides services to low income families. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauHEAD START-LONG BEACHECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEAD START-ROCKVILLE CENTREProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children 3-5 years of age. Serves low-income residents of Rockville Centre, Oceanside, Lakeview, and Valley Stream. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauHEAD START-ROCKVILLE CENTREECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEAD START-ROOSEVELTProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children ages 3-5. Serves communities of Roosevelt and Uniondale. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauHEAD START-ROOSEVELTECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEAD START-WESTBURYProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children ages 3-4. Serves communities of Westbury, New Cassel and Carle Place. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauHEAD START-WESTBURYECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HEMPSTEAD EOC**During the COVID pandemic, the EOC switchboard is staffed part time from 7:30 to 1 pm M-F with no voicemail option. If you are unable to reach a staff member, please call back during the hours indicated.** Provides support services and advocacy to low income Nassau County residents. facilities access to health care and related services for pregnant women, mothers and infants. Offers Career Path TANF employment services (CPTE) and Displaced Homemakers program(DHP). Provides job training workshops, job referrals, resume writing and job replacement. Assists clients in obtaining needed services, housing assistance and court advocacy. Makes education referrals for GED, adult education and ESOL classes. Provides support for the elderly, undocumented residents and emergency assistance for families. Youth services include Head Start, enrichment, sports, leadership and prevention programs.NassauHEMPSTEAD EOCECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
HUNTINGTON HEAD START FREEDOM CENTERProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families, as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information and guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250. Services available in Spanish.SuffolkHUNTINGTON HEAD START FREEDOM CENTERLONG ISLAND HEAD START
MANHASSET/GREAT NECK HEAD STARTProvides comprehensive early childhood program for children 3-4 years of age. Serves residents of Manhasset, Great Neck, Roslyn, and Port Washington. Provides OCFS Licensed Day Care. For further information or guidance in the selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.NassauMANHASSET/GREAT NECK HEAD STARTMANHASSET/GREAT NECK ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL
NEW YORK STATE HEAD START COLLABORATION PROJECTCreates multi-agency and public/private partnerships with Early Head Start and Head Start programs at the state level. These partnerships are intended to help build early childhood systems, enhance access to comprehensive services for low-income families, encourage collaboration among Head Start and other programs and services, and facilitate the involvement of Head Start in state policies, plans, processes and decisions affecting Head Start target populations. Priority issues are violence prevention, service acquisition, information access and coordination of planning and policy with other state, public, and private programs.NEW YORK STATE HEAD START COLLABORATION PROJECTNEW YORK STATE COUNCIL ON CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
NORTH FORK HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. Provides a food pantry open to the public during school year months September to June. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkNORTH FORK HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
PARENT INVOLVEMENT AND SOCIAL SERVICEHelps parents access resources for schooling and training, medical and dental care, and for basic needs (WIC, FAN Programs, etc.) and self help programs (AA, drug rehab, etc.). Provides educational programs on child rearing, nutrition, child abuse, etc. to help educate and inform parents. Encourages parent involvement as volunteers on committees and in classrooms. Teachers and FSW make several home visits to keep parents abreast of child's progress and to see how best to serve the families. Special needs services available on-site by referral.NassauPARENT INVOLVEMENT AND SOCIAL SERVICEECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
PATCHOGUE HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. Provides a food pantry open to the public during school year months from September to June. For further information and guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkPATCHOGUE HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
RIVERHEAD HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. For further information or guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9520.SuffolkRIVERHEAD HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
SOUTHAMPTON HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. Provides a food pantry to the public during school year months from September to June. For further information and guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkSOUTHAMPTON HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START
WYANDANCH HEAD STARTProvides a comprehensive early childhood developmental program for children ages 3-5 of low income families as well as family support services. Specific education, health and social services objectives focus on cognitive and intellectual development, physical and mental health, as well as the nutritional needs of the child. Provides a food pantry to the public during school year months from September to June. For further information and guidance in the location and selection of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk at (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkWYANDANCH HEAD STARTLONG ISLAND HEAD START

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