Upcoming Event

Reviewing Paperwork
April 8, 2020 - April 9, 2020

Data Camp for Head Start Professionals


Sacramento, CA


Nov 01, 2019

Head Start California Joins Partnership for Census 2020 Outreach

Oct 25, 2019

Legislative Wrap-Up: Several Bills Signed by Governor Support Early Childhood Development & Learning

Oct 11, 2019

Federal Judges in New York and California Block Administration’s Public Charge Rule
Parents Holding Child Background

Parents - Connect for Assistance

Find A Head Start Program »
Pacific Oak College Logo

Thank you to our Executive Partner


The California Head Start Association is the unified voice providing leadership and advocacy for the Head Start community.


By communicating with members, and creating opportunities for learning and connecting, Head Start California members are increasingly engaged, unified and supported as they work to better serve their clients and communities.

Learn more about us »

Latest News

The Learning Library

Are ‘Free Phones’ Really Free? How We’re Connecting Families to Services They Need We’ve all seen them. People standing on street corners, holding or spinning signs that read: “free phone.” I see them…

Advocacy and Policy News

We Advocate Because They are Worth it What is an advocate? The Merriam Webster online dictionary offers a few definitions, but the simplest is this: an advocate…

Head Start California Updates

No Child Left Uncounted Let’s start the new year with a counting party! Census 2020 is coming fast and our Head Start community has…