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Macomb Community Action
21885 Dunham Road, Suite 10, Clinton Township, MI 48036
(586) 469-6999

Head Start 0-5

 

"The Head Start APPROACH to school readiness means that children are ready for school, families are ready to support their children's learning, and schools are ready for children."

 

Macomb Community Action Head Start 0-5 partners with each child's family to promote high quality school readiness at no cost.

Included in this approach is:

  • Services for pregnant women
  • Parent engagement and family goal setting
  • Parent curriculum 
  • Oral health and physical wellness for Head Start 0-5 participants
  • Mental health and disability
  • Nutrition education
  • Research based curriculum
  • Early literacy
  • Individualized child education
  • Services for dual-language learners
  • Safety Education

 

Eligibility

  • Income must be at or below 100% Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • Expectant mothers or families with children under the age of four
  • Families can contact our office for more information

Early Head Start  0-3

Early Head Start provides year round services for pregnant women, infants and toddlers. Up to age three and their families. 

Services options:

  • Child care center classrooms
  • Family child care home providers
  • Home visiting model
 

Head Start 3-5 Preschool

Head Start Preschool provides services to three and four year old children and their families.

  • Classrooms are located throughout Macomb County school districts, churches and the Macomb County Family Resource Center
  • Flexible attendance options available
 

Parent Resources

Head Start Parent Handbook

Early Head Start Parent Handbook

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

Michigan Head Start Association (MIHSA)

Macomb Intermediate School District (MISD)

 

Head Start Reports

2017 Head Start 0-5 Program Goals

2017 Head Start 0-5 School Readiness Goals

2017 Head Start 0-5 Self Assessment (Action Plans)

2016-2017 Head Start 0-5 Program Goals Status Report

 

Annual Reports

2015-16 Head Start 0-5 Annual Report

2014-15 Head Start 0-5 Annual Report

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

 

For more information on Head Start contact:

Phone: 586-469-5215
Fax: 586-493-5753

Macomb Community Action
21885 Dunham Road, Suite 10
Clinton Township, MI 48036

Email: mca@macombgov.org
When emailing questions regarding services, please include your name, phone number or other contact information, and city of residence. This helps us to serve you more efficiently.

Deaf, deaf or hard of hearing:  
Please call TTY at 586-469-5962