Kidco Head Start/Early Head Start is a free infant/toddler and preschool program that serves families from Linn, Benton and Marion Counties. Enrollment is based on age, income and special need. The infant/toddler program serves pregnant mothers and newborns to children turning 24 months old by September 1st. The preschool program serves children who turn three or four years old on or before September 1st. Four year olds are given priority at most centers.
Kidco Head Start's mission is to provide a comprehensive early childhood development program that supports children and families.
- We believe we are a positive influence in the lives of children and families.
- We acknowledge parents as the most influential teachers of their children.
Kidco Head Start is an inclusive anti-bias program committed to promoting the acceptance and appreciation of human diversity.
If you are interested in applying for enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year, information about our "Round Ups" can be found here.