How do I apply?
Call 795-4040 ext. 325 to make an appointment so that your application can be completed in a timely manner.
It is necessary to bring the following information to complete the application process:
*Information required differs by programs. Please visit Program Options and Costs for more information on all programs.
Child's birth certificate
Child's immunization record
Maine Care Card (if applicable)
TANF statement (if applicable)
4 consecutive pay stubs for all working members of the household (if applicable)
Proof of household income
Social Security numbers for all members of the household
Maine Driver's license or State photo ID
School schedules for any household member continuing their education
Copy of Child Support order (if applicable)
Both Head Start and Early Head Start are federally funded programs for preschool children 0-5 years of age. These programs are free of charge for income eligible families. A sliding fee scale is in place for childcare services. Children experience developmentally appropriate classroom activities to increase skills in learning, thinking and doing, social interactions, large and small muscle development, and daily health and nutrition routines.