All services are free of charge and subject to eligibility. Learn more about enrolling in the Early Head Start or Head Start programs or call 717-541-1795.

Early Head Start Home Based Programs

(Full year – pregnant women and children ages birth to 3 years)

Early Head Start is held within the family's home. Family Days are held at the following locations:

  • 1508 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17104 Family Days are held here
  • 21 S. Bedford Street, Carlisle, PA 17013 Family Days are held here

PreK Counts

(5 hour days/week, school year – ages 3–5)

  • Ben Franklin School
  • Downey School
  • Foose School
  • Middlesex School
  • Steelton School
  • Paxtonia

Pre-kindergarten Programs

(Five 6.25-hour days/week, school year – ages 3–5)

  • Banks Street Center
  • Carlisle Center
  • East Pennsboro High School
  • Fink School
  • Harrisburg Area Community College Center
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Center
  • Newport School
  • Salvation Army
  • Sara Lindemuth School
  • Sporting Hill Elementary
  • Susquenita School
  • Upper Dauphin School
  • Community Connections Center

(Five 4.5-hour days/week, school year – ages 3–5)

  • Granite Center

Specialty Programming

  • PEER (Positive Education to Enhance Readiness)