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Here at Free Preschool Directory we are dedicated to helping parents discover the best and most affordable or free preschool options throughout the United States.

There are three options available to to parents seeking reduced-cost or free preschool. Head Start is a nationwide program that helps families with preschoolers through education, nutrition and parental involvement. Enrollment is income-based. Many public schools offer reduced-cost or free preschool programs. Some serve families on a first-come, first-served basis while others use a lottery system. Finally, most states offer low-income families subsidies to offset the cost of childcare. Search Free Preschool's directory to find out which programs are in operation in your area and how to contact them.

Our mission is to help parents find the best options available in your area. We are constantly striving to keep our information up to date and to connect you with the people who can most help your family.

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Poinciana Elementary - Collier County School District
Location: Naples, FL - 34105
Contact Phone: (239) 377-8100
Details: It is the mission of Collier County Head Start Program to provide high quality services for families and children to increase school readiness and family self-sufficiency. Head Start is a federally funded, high-quality early childhood program that serves children under the age of five. Services are also offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. The goal of Head Start is to prepare children for success in kindergarten and beyond. Children who are enrolled in Head Start participate in a variety of educational activities. Head Start recognizes that parents are their child’s first and most important teachers. Parents are encouraged to be involved in Head Start activities and to serve on committees. Staff work with parents as partners to guide them as they become active participants in their child’s education.
Shadowlawn Elementary - Collier County School District
Location: Naples, FL - 34112
Contact Phone: (239) 377-8400
Details: It is the mission of Collier County Head Start Program to provide high quality services for families and children to increase school readiness and family self-sufficiency. Head Start is a federally funded, high-quality early childhood program that serves children under the age of five. Services are also offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. The goal of Head Start is to prepare children for success in kindergarten and beyond. Children who are enrolled in Head Start participate in a variety of educational activities. Head Start recognizes that parents are their child’s first and most important teachers. Parents are encouraged to be involved in Head Start activities and to serve on committees. Staff work with parents as partners to guide them as they become active participants in their child’s education.
Sunshine Elementary - Lee County Public School Board
Location: Lehigh Acres, FL - 33971
Contact Phone: (239) 332-2512
Details: Head Start is a high quality early childhood program that serves children who are four on or before September 1st and whose families meet income guidelines. Services are offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. The goal of the Head Start program is to prepare children for kindergarten. Children who attend Head Start participate in a variety of educational activities in accredited classrooms located at many elementary schools around the county. Head Start provides children with activities that help them grow mentally, socially, emotionally and physically. Head Start recognizes that parents are their child’s first and most important teachers. Parents are encouraged to be involved in Head Start activities and committees. Staff work with parents as partners to help children progress and to help the family meet its goals.
Duval Early Learning Center - Alachua County School District
Location: Gainesville, FL - 32641
Contact Phone: (352) 955-6703
Details: Head Start is an early childhood development program, started in 1965 to provide comprehensive developmental services for America's low-income, preschool children ages 3 to 5. Giving a boost to children's education and helping strengthen the skills of parents to better nurture and provide for their children, Head Start is making a significant difference in the lives of children and families in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. territories.
Lake Forest Elementary School - Alachua County School District
Location: Gainesville, FL - 32641
Contact Phone: (352) 955-6710
Details: Head Start is an early childhood development program, started in 1965 to provide comprehensive developmental services for America's low-income, preschool children ages 3 to 5. Giving a boost to children's education and helping strengthen the skills of parents to better nurture and provide for their children, Head Start is making a significant difference in the lives of children and families in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. territories.
The Child Center - Alachua County School District
Location: Gainesville, FL - 32607
Contact Phone: (352) 519-1345
Details: Head Start is an early childhood development program, started in 1965 to provide comprehensive developmental services for America's low-income, preschool children ages 3 to 5. Giving a boost to children's education and helping strengthen the skills of parents to better nurture and provide for their children, Head Start is making a significant difference in the lives of children and families in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. territories.
G. W. Carver Ii - Five County Child Development Program, Inc.
Location: Bassfield, MS - 39421
Contact Phone: (601) 943-8167
Details: We believe that low-income families should have the opportunity to improve their quality of life. We believe that all people should be provided the necessary tools to enhance their educational, economic and social status. Our Vision is to move our children and families from low-income dependent families to self-sufficient independent families with school ready children. To realize the vision we will have to play the role of pulling the team together, look at indicators for the future to see where we want to be and get staff qualified to meet the future needs of our children, families and communities.
Mendenhall Ii - Five County Child Development Program, Inc.
Location: Mendenhall, MS - 39114
Contact Phone: (601) 847-2985
Details: We believe that low-income families should have the opportunity to improve their quality of life. We believe that all people should be provided the necessary tools to enhance their educational, economic and social status. Our Vision is to move our children and families from low-income dependent families to self-sufficient independent families with school ready children. To realize the vision we will have to play the role of pulling the team together, look at indicators for the future to see where we want to be and get staff qualified to meet the future needs of our children, families and communities.
Monticello Ii A - Five County Child Development Program, Inc.
Location: Monticello, MS - 39654
Contact Phone: (601) 587-5592
Details: We believe that low-income families should have the opportunity to improve their quality of life. We believe that all people should be provided the necessary tools to enhance their educational, economic and social status. Our Vision is to move our children and families from low-income dependent families to self-sufficient independent families with school ready children. To realize the vision we will have to play the role of pulling the team together, look at indicators for the future to see where we want to be and get staff qualified to meet the future needs of our children, families and communities.
Graniteville Ymca Head Start Academy - Family YMCA of Greater Augusta YMCA CDA Head Start, LLC
Location: Graniteville, SC - 29829
Contact Phone: (803) 380-2026
Details: Head Start is a federal program that promotes the school readiness of children ages 3 to 5 from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social and emotional development. Head Start programs provide comprehensive services to enrolled children and their families, which include health, nutrition, social services and other services determined to be necessary by family needs assessments, in addition to education and cognitive development services. Head Start services are designed to be responsive to each child and family’s ethnic, cultural and linguistic heritage.