Thank you for your interest in the Family Services Head Start/ Early Head Start 2021/ 2022 school year. The following application is intended for new families/ applicants only. If you have previously completed an application in person with a Family Advocate or online for any child for any previous Head Start/ Early Head Start school year, please contact Christian Ryan, Enrollment Specialist, at 336-727-0617 (ext 1202). Once you have completed this portion of the application, you will be prompted to upload supporting documentation. Necessary documentation includes, but is not limited to, your child's Birth Certificate, 2020 Income (2020 W-2/1040 tax form, child support, SSI, Social Security, etc), medical documents, etc. After uploading and submitting your documents, you will them be automatically redirected to the NC- Pre K application through Smart Start of Forsyth County. You will need to complete the application with Smart Start of Forsyth County only if your child/ children are 4 years old or will be 4 years old by August 31, 2021.
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Household refers to: All persons living in the same residence and who may or may not be supported by the applying child's parent(s)' or guardian(s)' income. Number in Family refers to: all persons living in the same household who are supported by the child's parent(s)' or guardian(s)' income; and are related to the child's parent(s) or guardian(s) by blood, marriage or adoption; or are the child's authorized caregiver or legally responsible party.
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Thank you, a Family Advocate will be in contact with you soon! If your child(ren) are currently or will be 4 years old by August 31, 2021, you will also need to complete the NC- Pre K application from Smart Start of Forsyth County; this page will automatically redirect you to the NC- Pre K application. The NC- Pre K application is ONLY for children who are currently or will be 4 years old by August 31, 2021.
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