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Applications are now available for the Energy Assistance Program that runs from September 2019 through May 2020. The Energy Assistance Program (EAP) helps low income households pay a portion of their heating and electric bills. This program is available to both individuals and families who are income eligible. For more information and application click here

Head Start is taking applications for 2019–2020 school year! Apply on-line or call to schedule an appointment.

October is National Head Start Awareness month!  Check out this link to learn more:  National Head Start Awareness Month.

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