Head Start is now taking applications for the
2017-18 school year.



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Welcome to Child and Family Development

Child and Family Development provides three programs children and parents. 

  • Head Start is a comprehensive preschool for families with incomes at or below the federal poverty guidelines.

  • Healthy Families a home visiting program that provides child development, prenatal and parenting information, tips on taking care of your infant, referrals to community groups and information on how to keep your baby and family safe.

  • Parent Education & Support provides a variety of parenting training and parent support for residents of Columbia County and their families.

Please look further in to what these programs may have to offer you and your family.