Child Care Resource Center - Head Start Collaboration. Head Start is a federally funded child development program that provides comprehensive early intervention services for pre- school children and their families. Child care partners in the collaboration include government agencies, private- non- profits organizations and the faith community.
Our program is only one of ten Head Start programs in the country, and the only Y in the U. S. Our goal is to ensure that every child is school- ready. In fact, Baltimore County Head Start children tested 4.
We work hand- in- hand with low income families and local communities to strengthen the family unit through comprehensive services that include: early interventioneducationparent involvement & family focuscommunity partnershipshealth & nutritiondisabilities (1. Baltimore County Head Start/Early Head Start 2. Annual Report. Early Head Start Curriculum. Early Head Start is a free, full- day, year- round program for ages 6 months . The program operates Monday . It is also offered as a home- based program where Family Development Specialists work with families in their homes on a weekly basis.
Allegany County Grantee: Allegany County Human Resources Development Commission, Inc. Catholic Charities Head Start of Baltimore City. Jerome's Head Start 915 Sterrett St. Veronica's Head Start 2920 Joseph Ave. Head Start Eligibility.
In Early Head Start, we use the Creative Curriculum for Infants and Toddlers. The philosophy behind this curriculum is that in the early years, children explore the world around them by using all their senses. Through use of this curriculum, we aim to: Help children become enthusiastic learners.
Allow children to learn at their own pace and in ways that are best for them. Instill a positive sense of self, that will make a difference throughout their lives. We focus on the full development of the whole child: spirit, mind & body.
Social Development . The program runs from September . All Baltimore County Head Start centers are MSDE accredited and licensed. The Core Knowledge curriculum is skills- based and involves the family as active partners in healthy growth and development. Working with parents, we prepare children to be successful by teaching them age- appropriate fundamentals. Reading - letter sounds, word families, reading/being read to, book awareness, etc.
Home » Head Start » Head Start FAQs. Is My Child Eligible for Head Start? You need to be a resident of Baltimore city. Parents and other community members also volunteer in classrooms and other parts of the programs. Programs for Children Who Are Too Young for Pre-k. Head Start and Early Head Start. This free online and phone service helps Baltimore City parents find a placement for their child with a licensed child care.
Writing - letter shapes, spacing, upper and lower case, punctuation, etc. Math - addition, subtraction, math facts, grouping, counting, etc. We believe in developing the whole child: spirit, mind and body. For that, we not only focus on school- readiness, but social development as well. Circle/Small Group Time - name recognition, calendar, dramatic play, educational songs, science, library, etc.
Health & Wellness - I Am Moving, I Am Learning; a preschool curriculum that teaches and reinforces academic skills through music and movement, daily outdoor play, swimming (where available), physical education and more. Arts & Humanities - replicating the work of the masters, finger painting, crafts, etc. Baltimore County Head Start Locations. Some centers offer wrap- around care for families that are attending school, working or participating in job training.
This is a fee- based service. We accept Purchase of Care (POC) vouchers. To enroll in a Head Start program, contact the Head Start center closest to your home. Our Family Service Workers will explain the process and arrange a time to meet with you. Back River Head Start Center. Back River Neck Rd. Essex, MD 2. 12. 21 4.
Offers part- day morning or afternoon Head Start from 8: 3. Serves zip codes 2. Campfield Head Start Center. Alter Rd. Baltimore, MD 2. Offers part- day morning or afternoon Head Start from 8: 3. Serves zip codes 2. Emily Harris Head Start Center 2.
Main Street Catonsville, MD 2. Offers part- day morning or afternoon Head Start from 8: 3. Serves zip codes 2. Fleming Head Start Center.
Main Street Baltimore, MD 2. Offers part- day morning or afternoon Head Start from 8: 3. Serves zip code 2. Highland Village Head Start/Early Head Start Center. Mc. Dowell Lane Lansdowne, MD 2.
Offers part- day morning Head Start from 8: 3. Offers full- day Early Head Start from 9am . Wrap- around care is available for both Head Start and Early Head Start families. Serves zip code 2. Kenwood Head Start/Early Head Start Center 4. Fullerton Ave. Baltimore, MD 2.
Offers part- day morning or afternoon Head Start from 8: 3. Offers full- day Early Head Start from 9am- 3pm. Wrap- around care is available for Early Head Start families. Serves zip codes 2. Merritt Park Head Start Center 1. Merritt Park Blvd. Baltimore, MD 2. 12.
Offers part- day morning Head Start from 8: 3. Wrap- around care is available. Serves zip codes 2. Riverview Head Start Center. Kessler St. Lansdowne, MD 2.
Offers part- day morning or afternoon Head Start from 8: 3. Serves zip code 2. Towson Head Start Center. Glen Keith Blvd. Towson, MD 2. Offers part- day morning or afternoon Head Start from 8: 3. Serves zip codes 2.
Administrative Office. Ebenezer Rd. Perry Hall, MD 2.