Head Start is designed to provide a variety of opportunities to help
children develop socially, intellectually, physically and
emotionally in an age-appropriate manner.
The Lincoln program operates two double sessions Monday through
Thursday, 8:30-noon and noon-3:30, and a single session Monday
through Friday five hours a day on a school-year basis.
Transportation (for the double sessions only), nutritious snacks and
lunches are provided. Children will also receive hearing, vision,
speech and dental screenings.
To complete an application, contact the CIEDC Community Action
office at 1800 Fifth St., phone (217) 732-2159, ext. 233 or 250.
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