Early Head Start (EHS) programs serve infants and toddlers under the age of 3, and pregnant women. EHS programs provide intensive comprehensive child development and family support services to low-income infants and toddlers and their families, and to pregnant women and their families.
EHS programs are designed to nurture healthy attachments between parent and child (and child and caregiver). Services encompass the full range of a family's needs from pregnancy through a child's third birthday.
School Readiness in Kentucky
School readiness means that each child enters school ready to engage in and benefit from
early learning experiences that best promote the child’s success and ability to be
Ready to Grow, Ready to Learn & Ready to Succeed.