How To Apply

How do I know if MY family is eligible for Head Start?

  • Is your annual gross income at or below the federal poverty guidelines?
  • Are you experiencing homelessness?
  • Do you receive TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families)?
  • Does anyone in the immediate family receive SSI (Supplemental Security Income)?
  • Do you have a child with special needs?
  • Are you a foster family?
  • Do you have other special circumstances that may qualify you for services?


If you answered yes to any of these questions you may qualify for Head Start Services . . .

Call us at 309.699.6843 or 309.347.1971 or click here to apply!


*Enrollment is not first come first serve. The families with the greatest needs receive services first, no matter the date of their application.

Tazewell/Woodford Head Start does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age or disability.