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LEADS Head Start / Early Head Start

How to Apply

LEADS Head Start/Early Head Start is a leader in Early Childhood Education for young children and their families. Through an alliance of families, staff and community, LEADS Head Start fosters an environment of diversity to celebrate individuality and inner strength. LEADS Head Start offers comprehensive services to all children and families enrolled. We promote life-long learning to sustain the development of good citizenship.

Contact your local service center to apply.

For Early Head Start contact:
Sheri Day — Licking County: (740) 670‑8674
Tracy Higgins– Union/Delaware Counties: (740) 369‑7473

Click here for application.

2012 Federal Poverty Guidelines

Family Size 0 — 25% 26 — 50% 51 — 75% 76 — 100% 101 — 130% 131 — 150% 151 — 200%
1 0 — 2,793 2,794 — 5,585 5,586 — 8,378 8,379 - 11,170 11,171 — 14,521 14,522 — 16,775 16,776 — 22,340
2 0 — 3,783 3,784– 7,565 7,566 — 11,348 11,349 - 15,130 15,131 — 19,669 19,670 — 22,695 22,696 — 30,260
3 0 — 4,773 4,774 — 9,545 9,546 — 14,318 14,319 - 19,090 19,091 — 24,817 24,818 — 28,365 28,366 — 38,180
4 0 — 5,763 5,764 — 11,525 11,526 — 17,288 17,289 - 23,050 23,051 — 29,965 29,966 — 34,575 34,576 — 46,100
5 0 — 6,753 6,754 — 13,505 13,506 — 20,258 20,259 - 27,010 27,011 — 35,113 35,114 — 40,515 40,516 — 54,020
6 0 — 7,743 7,744 — 15,485 15,486 — 23,228 23,199 - 30,970 30,971 — 40,261 40,262 — 46,455 46,456 — 61,940
7 0 — 8,733 8,734 — 17,465 17,466– 26,198 26,199 - 34,930 34,931 — 45,409 45,410 — 52,395 52,396 — 69,860
8 0 — 9,723 9,724 — 19,445 19,446 — 29,168 29,169 - 38,890 38,891 — 50,557 50,558 — 58,335 58,336 — 77,780
For each additional person, add 3,960