Thank you for your interest in the Educare DC Early Learning Development program. Please begin the eligibility process by completing the intake application. Failure to complete all sections may delay the processing of your application. All submitted applications will receive fair review under consideration of the Head Start and Educare eligibility and selection criteria guidelines. Selection is based on servicing the families with highest of need not based on first submitted first selected.
This section is to be completed by the Primary Adult for the applying participant. This can be a child's mother or father, other family member who is a primary care giver, foster parent or authorized care giver, guardian or the person with whom the child has been placed for purposes of adoption pending a final adoption decree. Please answer all required questions. Incomplete applications may be delayed in being processed. Note: If child lives with mother and father, they should be listed as the primary and secondary parent/guardian on this application. Otherwise, put responsible adult living with child.
Please provide living address. DC Residency is required for eligibility into the Educare program and will require supporting documentation to verify.
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This section is to be completed by the Secondary Adult for the applying participant. This can be a child's mother or father, other family member who is a shared care giver, foster parent or authorized care giver, guardian or the person with whom the child has been placed for purposes of adoption pending a final adoption decree. Please answer all required questions. Incomplete applications may be delayed in being processed.

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To be considered for Early Head Start and/or DHS (District of Columbia) before/after care vouchers, please answer each question below.
Please answer all questions completely for the child that you are applying for enrollment into the Educare DC program.
- Your Address - Available Locations
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Are there other children in the family?

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Thank you for applying with Educare DC. Please click SUBMIT to finalize your submission. By submitting this application, you are certifying that the information submitted in this application is true and correct to the best of your knowledge. You further understand that any false statements may result in denial or revocation of enrollment. The Enrollment department will be in touch shortly to schedule a personal intake interview and tour of our learning institute.
Required information is missing, see above.