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Health and Nutrition

Health and Nutrition

The learning process is diminished when a child is hungry or unhealthy. Head Start strongly believes that a child must be healthy in order to learn.

Health and Nutrition Services

We create healthy children through: 

Daily nutritious meals & snacks


Hearing & vision screenings

Growth measurements

TB testing

Tests for lead poisoning & anemia

Dental exams

Physical exams

Mental health support & counseling

Health education

Weight management support

And more!

We partner with medical professionals to ensure each child receives a 'Head Start' to live a healthy life. We support families to meet the needs of any follow-up treatments necessary.