Are your children eligible for Head Start? Do you know someone whose children would benefit from a Head Start education?

  • Children birth to 5 years old
  • Pregnant women
  • Income at or below federal poverty level
  • A family receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) services
  • A family receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Children in foster care or transitional housing
  • Children with special needs
  • 10% of students can be above income eligibility levels
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2017 Poverty Guidelines for the 48 Contiguous States and the District of Columbia

 

Persons in Family Poverty Guideline
1 $12,060
2 $16,240
3 $20,420
4 $24,600
5 $28,780
6 $32,960
7 $37,140
8 $41,320