- Miami Dade County: Head Start/Early Head Start: Head Start / Early Head Start is a free, high-quality educational program for eligible children from birth through 5 years of age. Early Head Start serves children from birth until they are 3 years old, as well as expectant mothers. Head Start serves children who are 3 to 4 years old by September 1, or no older than 5 years old after September 1. Children do not need to be potty trained for either program. Head Start services are for families living in Miami-Dade County only.
- HeadStart: Federal program that provides comprehensive services to enrolled children and their families, which include health, nutrition, social, and other services determined to be necessary by family needs assessments, in addition to education and cognitive development services. Head Start services are designed to be responsive to each child and family’s ethnic, cultural, and linguistic heritage. Tel: (866) 763-6481