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July 14, 2014

Free Head Start program still accepting applications

— Community Action Partnership of North Alabama’s Head Start program is still accepting applications for the upcoming school year.

The program, which provides services for children ages 3 to 5, is a free comprehensive preschool program.

All of the learning centers are licensed by the state and teachers hold degrees in early childhood education and child development. 

Limestone County center locations include Blue Springs, Cedar Hill, Creekside, Cowart, Owens, Piney Chapel, Tanner and West Limestone.

Head Start eligibility is based on need. Low-income, homeless and military families as well as those with special needs are given priority.

To find out more or to schedule an appointment for an application, call 256-262-0361.

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