Action for a Better Community (ABC): Head Start/Early Head Start
Head Start is a federally-funded program of early childhood education and family development.
Target Population/Eligibility Criteria: Early Head Start, for pregnant women and children birth – 3, and Head Start, for children 3 – 5, serves low income families in Monroe County.
Hours of Operation and Service Delivery:
Early Head Start provides Home-based as well as Center-based services. Home-based services are scheduled at the convenience of the family and Center-based services are provided from 9 – 3:30 Monday – Friday.
Head Start provides Center-based services in either half day or full day programs. Half day programs are 8:30 – 11:30 Monday – Thursday; and full day services are 9:00 – 3:30 Monday – Friday. Full day programs are generally limited to 4 year olds.
Early Head Start and Head Start Center- based services:
Hart Street, 30 Hart Street, Rochester, N.Y. 14605 585-254-0093
North Street, 700 North Street, Rochester, N.Y. 14605 585-454-2332
Head Start Center-based services:
Hudson Avenue, 1150 Hudson Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14621 585-467-1472
Jefferson Avenue, 640 Jefferson Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14611 585-436-0362