Please indicate interest in Early Head Start (Pregnancy to Age 3 home visit program) or Head Start (Ages 3-4) and Great Start Readiness Program (Age 4) preschool program. Children must be age 4 on or before December 1, 2022 to be eligible for preschool. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee your child will be served by a publicly funded preschool program. As part of the application process you will need to provide: • Proof of birth • Annual income/eligibility documentation IMPORTANT: If, after you enter your email address, you receive a message indicating that you have already applied you must contact Community Action Agency, Ashley Kelley at 517-539-8336 or email akelley@caajlh.org. This message indicates you are already in our data base and your file needs to be updated.
A note about Family Size - please enter all individuals, living in the same household that are related to the enrolling child by blood, marriage or adoption. PLEASE DO NOT ENTER AN INTEREST FORM MORE THAN ONCE. If you have questions, please call Community Action Agency at 784-4800.
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If you have zero income, please enter as $1 dollar.
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Thank you for your interest in Jackson County preschool programs. By completing and submitting this form you are giving permission for us to contact you regarding your child's potential eligibility for the Early Head Start, Head Start, and Great Start Readiness Programs. If you appear to be eligible for Head Start you will receive a call from a Family Engagement Specialist at Community Action Agency to schedule an application appointment. If you appear to be eligible for the Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) you will receive a phone call to set up an income verification appointment. If you have any questions about this form or experience any problems while completing it, please contact Community Action Agency, Ashley Kelley at 517-539-8336 or email akelley@caajlh.org. The information submitted will reviewed by staff at Community Action Agency and the Jackson County Intermediate School District.
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