ANDERSON — Transition Resources Corp. (TRC) Head Start is accepting applications for the 2013-14 Head Start school year.
Head Start is a free kindergarten readiness program for preschool age children and provides comprehensive education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to children and families. Children must be 3 years of age, but under age 5, as of Aug 1.
Children and families are eligible for the Head Start program if they are homeless, receiving TANF or Supplemental Security Income (SSI), or if they are in foster care. They will also be considered eligible if the family’s income is determined to be at or below the federal poverty level. The program is federally funded.
Applications are accepted Monday through Friday at the current Anderson TRC Head Start Center, 2010 Brentwood Drive, from 8 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. The child’s birth certificate and verification of family income is needed to apply. For more information, call the Anderson TRC Head Start Center at 649-9905.
Head Start will be located at 812 W. 13th St., Anderson, for the 2013-14 school year.
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