4. How can I apply? Head Start staff meets with families to complete an application. Families can call the Head Start office in their area to make an appointment and find out what they need to bring with them. 5. What do I need to bring with me to apply? Families need to bring proof of the child s date of birth and any income received by the parents or guardians of the child applying for Head Start who are living in the home. The program staff will review this with you when you call for an appointment.