Early Head Start

Early Head start is a fee, comprehensive program offering information and support to families with pregnant women, infants and toddlers. The program also serves infants and toddlers with special needs both at center-based and home-based levels.

Eligible Families should, at the time of application

  • Be expecting a baby or have  a child less than three years of age
  • Meet federal low-income guidelines
  • Be willing to participate in Early Head Start Activities

Application Requirements:

  • Income Tax Return from the previous year
  • Child’s Birth Certificate
  • Copy of legal placement (if guardian is someone other than the birth parent(s))
  • Child’s Medicaid or Private Insurance Information
  • Child’s Shot Record
  • Copy of TANF and SSI (if you receive)
  • Copy of Admission to School (if parent(s) attend school
  • Copy of Grant awarded if parent(s) received to attend school
  • Copy of any other income (unemployment, VA benefits, child support, etc.)
  • Copy of disability diagnosis from medical facility if child has disability

500 Flood Street
Wichita Falls, TX



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