Through this announcement, the Administration for Children and Families solicits applications from public or private non-profit organizations, including community-based and faith-based organizations, or for-profit organizations that seek to provide a high-quality, comprehensive birth-to-five program
incorporating both Head Start and Early Head Start funding, or to provide for Head Start only or Early Head Start only, to children and families residing in Alcorn, Calhoun, Chickasaw, Claiborne, Franklin, Hancock, Hinds, Itawamba, Lauderdale, Lee, Leflore, Lincoln, Monroe, Neshoba, Pearl River, Perry, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Scott, Tippah, Tishomingo, Union, Warren, Winston, Yalobusha, and Yazoo Counties, Mississippi.
Funds in the amount of $40,303,971 annually will be available to provide Head Start and/or Early Head Start program services to eligible children and their families.
Interested applicants may email the OHS Operations Center at DRS@headstartinfo.org for additional information.
Head StartDepartment of Health and Human Services