Head Start

Westmoreland Community Action's Head Start program is part of the Pennsylvania Head Start Association. Check out the video below to see all the benefits of enrolling your child in this wonderful program!

The program is FREE and applications can be completed year round.  Head Start serves children, ages 3-5, and their families in both center and home-based program options.  This program provides pre-Kindergarten learning experiences for young children to help prepare them for a smooth transition into Kindergarten.  The overall goal is to promote school readiness.

Comprehensive programming is provided through:

  • Education & Early Childhood Development
  • Family & Community Engagement
  • Health & Nutrition
  • Early Childhood Mental Health & Disabilities

Transportation is not provided.

Home based services are also available based upon need

Center Operations:  Monday through Friday, 6 hours per day

Contact Us

To learn more about Head Start contact headstart@westmorelandca.org or call 724-834-1260 ext. 4121.

Enrollment Application

Click here to fill out our online enrollment application for Head Start/Early Head Start/Pre-K Counts.

If within the past 2 years you have applied to Early Head Start, Head Start, or the Pre-K Counts Program, there is NO NEED to complete a new application. Instead, please call 724-834-1260 (ext. 4121) and your application will be updated and activated for possible enrollment opportunities.