We are committed to providing children a safe, caring and education-rich environment that enhances each child’s development, and prepares them for success in school and life. Together we stand in partnership with each family to help them reach self-sufficiency by meeting their individual needs, as well as supporting them to achieve their fullest potential for lifelong success.
CSA is a federally-funded, non-profit organization providing FREE infant & toddler care and preschool services to low-income children and families. Our programs are designed to promote school readiness for children in a positive learning environment through a variety of services, which include:
Access to early education services is one of the earliest and most crucial ways to give young children the tools they need to succeed in school and in life. Our mission is to provide individualized learning experiences through play in a structured, clean, and safe environment. Learning opportunities for children are fun and engaging and enhance social-emotional development, cognitive development, science, math, language, early reading skills, art, and physical development.
EHS Program Hours are: All program locations operate 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Thursday and 8:00 AM to Noon on Friday.
|Carson City||288 E Winnie Lane, Suite 288-298, Carson City 89706|
||790 Sutro Street, Reno 89512|
|Sun Valley||115 W 6th Avenue, Sun Valley 89433|
Head Start programs have a very small number of slots that can be used for children whose family income is higher than poverty level. If you are not sure you would qualify, please don’t hesitate to contact us at (775) 786-6023 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Friendly staff are available to go over eligibility with you and we welcome all opportunities to help determine eligibility for services.
To apply for services, you can complete the process online without printing any forms.
If you have applied for our program previously, please DO NOT complete a new online application. Click Here to apply.
If you cannot complete the online application, you can PRINT the paper application and turn it in the following ways:
If you are submitting documents by mail or dropping them off to the office, please be aware we need only copies and DO NOT recommend you submit originals. We are not responsible for original documentation submitted in error.