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Early Head Start

Early Head Start offers services to low-income infants and toddlers and their families. Early Head Start also offers services to pregnant women.

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Oct 15, 2019

Head Start Advisory Board Monthly Meeting

The Head Start Advisory Panel was created to assist the Oakland City Council in its governance role for the Head Start program and is composed of at least six members appointed by the City Council’s Life Enrichment Committee. The Head…

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Parents and staff work together to develop a individualized plan for each child.

Early Head Start works with service providers to offer health, nutrition, career development and other services. Early Head Start works to ensure continuity of services.

The City of Oakland offers three Early Head Start programs. Two programs are located in community-based centers. The third program is a home-based option. The City also partners with the Unity Council to offer Early Head Start programs. All programs are year-round.