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head_start_logoSince 1967 we have been committed to providing high-quality services to young children and families in southern Oregon. Our services include early childhood education, family support, health, nutrition, disabilities and mental health services. Head Start prepares children age 3-5 for school, Early Head Start helps strengthen the relationship between children birth to three and their parents, and Listo helps Spanish speaking families learn to read. We develop compassionate partnerships with parents to help them reach their goals and dreams. We are proud of our role in helping parents build strong families in Jackson and Josephine counties.

Oregon’s Child Care Affordibility Trap
31 Jan


With stay-at-home parents increasingly rare, finding high quality, affordable child care has become a major challenge for many families. A recent report found Oregon has the least-affordable ...

Leberly and Stephen’s Story
23 Jan


I was pregnant with Stephen when I enrolled at the Early Head Start (EHS) Grants Pass Center in September 2010. My son, Michael went to Head Start. I wanted to do home visits only, because it was ...