News & Announcements
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf visited our Chambers Pre-K Classroom yesterday as part of his “Schools That Teach Tour” 3/11/15
Franklin County Head Start welcomed the mobile dentist on March 9. They provided examinations, cleanings and x-rays to our Head Start children at our office location. It was a huge success!!! The mobile dentist is just one of many services we offer to our Head Start families.
Click here to find Kindergarten Registration information in a central location!
Is your child going to kindergarten this fall? Get ready now with tips and registration info!
Shippensburg University VITA Program Free Tax Return Preparation Provided by
Shippensburg University Volunteer Income
Tax Assistance (VITA) Program
Franklin County Human Services
A representative from the Franklin County Human Services division will be in Waynesboro each Wednesday from 10-2 to assist residents regarding their human services needs, questions and requests for information about programs, agencies, etc.
Individuals are encouraged to stop by at the rear entrance of the Trinity UCC Church at 30 West North Street. The Senior Center entrance is back there as well as ample parking.
Help us plan for the Head Start program! Please take a moment to tell us how we can improve our program and services provided.
You may go online to:
Or complete the paper copy and your Family Advocate will deliver to the office.
Thank you for your input and helping us improve!
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Franklin County Head Start celebrates 50 years
Head Start is fifty! From August 2014 through June 2015, the Head Start community - and the nation - will celebrate our shared commitment to giving America’s most vulnerable children a window of opportunity unlike any other.
Did you know that Franklin County Head Start has a Facebook Page? We post activities, tips, and other information for parents and caregivers, such safety tips, easy and healthy recipes you can make with your child, information about getting your child ready for school, and more.
It’s a great place to learn more about how you can help your child develop and set them up for success in life.
Please like us on Facebook and share with your friends.
Making sure your child gets the necessary health care
The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program opens November 3, 2014 and closes on April 3, 2015 for the 2014-15 heating season. To see if you are eligible for heating assistance click on the picture above.
Did You Know?
Children birth-3 and pregnant women are eligible for Early Head Start services.
In honor of Head Start's 50th Anniversary, this Giving Tuesday (December 2, 2014) NHSA will be holding a "50 for 50" campaign! Whether you are able to donate 50 dollars, 50 minutes or 50 hours, this Giving Tuesday give back to Head Start!