Welcome to Fremont County Head Start


Contact Person: JoBeth Palmer, Director

Address: 1718 Brookside, Canon City CO.

Phone: 719-275-8636

Website: www.uaacog.com
 
Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday (5 hours per day)
Limited wrap around child care 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Waiting List:

Requirements: Income qualifications

Program Description: A no cost program for children ages 3 to 5 years old from primarily low income families. Door to door transportation, USDA approved meals which meet 2/3 of children’s daily nutritional requirements. On-site services for children with special needs. Limited wrap around child care. Developmental, vision, and hearing screenings, as well as physical and dental exams for children.

Other Information: All staff have Child Development AA’s . Child care is provided. No charge. Qualified Headstart staff deliver the child care. The Program is funded through Federal grants.