Alta Head Start/Early Head Start offers quality educational programs in a nurturing, secure and developmentally appropriate setting for children birth to five. Qualified, credentialed teachers who are trained in best practice academic and social-emotional standards, as well as other trained support staff, provide children a preschool experience focused on school readiness skill development.
Services offered by Alta Head Start/Early Head Start include Education, Health, Nutrition, Disabilities, Mental Health, Social Services/Family Development and Parent Involvement.
Seven Head Start centers are located in Youngstown, with additional locations in Austintown, Boardman and Campbell. An additional Partnership Location is found in Youngstown.