Welcome to Community Action Head Start & Early Head Start

Head Start and Early Head Start are now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year. Click here for more information on the Head Start Pre-K program.
Head Start Pre-K Application in English
Head Start Pre-K Applcation in español

Click here for more information on the Early Head Start program.
Early Head Start Application in English
Early Head Start Application in español

Head Start is a comprehensive preschool program serving low-income children ages 3-5, and their families. Head Start provides early childhood education, nutrition, health, mental health, disability, and family services. Family involvement is included in all aspects of the program.

Marion and Polk Counties
Our Service Area - Marion and Polk Counties, Oregon

Phone (503) 581-1152 Fax: (503) 581-3012

Community Assessment - English Spanish
Self Assessment Final Report/Program Improvement Plan - English Spanish

Annual Public Reports
Annual Public Report 2013-2014 English
Reporte Publico Annual 2013-2014
Annual Public Report 2012-2013 English
Reporte Publico Annual 2012-2013 Español

Immunization Reports
2015-2016 Marion County Immunization Statistics - English
2015-2016 Marion County Immunization Statistics - Español
2015-2016 Polk County Immunization Statistics - English
2015-2016 Polk County Immunization Statistics - Español

Well Child Exam
EHS Well Child Exam
Oral Health Assessment
Child Medication Treatment
Child Asthma Plan

Agency Inclement Weather Notifications


The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.  (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)  If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690- 7442 or email at  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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