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ABC Head Start

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Welcome to ABC Head Start

HOW TO APPLY:

  1. Please click here to download the AGENCY APPLICATION and HEAD START REGISTRATION forms.
  2. Save them to your computer and fill in the information and remember to save it.
  3. Return the completed application form, registration form, and your eligibility documents (listed on the front page of the registration form) to us:
    1. by emailing to intake@abcheadstart.org. Please put your child's name in the Subject Line of the email when you are submitting documents.
    2. by faxing to 780-469-0423
    3. by mailing to ABC Head Start, 9829 – 103 Street, Edmonton, AB, T5K 0X9
  4. Please note: Copies of Eligibility documents listed on the registration form are required to process your application.
  5. Low Income Eligibility
  6. If you require assistance completing the forms, please call us at 780-461-5353.

We look forward to meeting your family and thank you for your interest in ABC Head Start!

Processing Timelines: Due to the volume of applications received, processing times are approximately 2 - 3 weeks. If you have not received any notice after 4 weeks, please call us and we will check the status of your application.

Community Agencies Referrals ONLY:

  1. To complete a referral on behalf of a child and family, please contact ABC Head Start after you have completed the application form, registration form, and photocopied the eligibility documents.
  2. Please contact Maggie Morrison, Coordinator for Intake & Transportation directly by email: mmorrison@abcheadstart.org or call (780) 461-5353 Extension 242.
  3. Please download the application and registration forms.  Save to your computer to complete the information and email the application, registration, and copies of the eligibility documents. Please put the child's name in the Subject Line of the email. 
  4. You can print out the form, fill out the information, provide proof of eligibility and mail it to ABC Head Start, 9829 103 Street, Edmonton, AB T5K 0X9
  5. OR fax the completed application form and provide scanned copies of the eligibility documents and send it to (780) 469-0423 Attention: Referral Registration.

Head Start programming is available for half-days only on Tuesday to Friday from September through June.

If you’d like to join us at an upcoming Family Resource Fair, please visit our Facebook Page for more details.

Here is a list of the Head Start site contact numbers below:

  • Duggan Site Program - 780-690-8009
  • McKee Site Program - 780-919-9731
  • West Campus A Site Program located Lymburn School  - 587-930-4534
  • West Campus B Site Program located at Lymburn School - 587-930-2966
  • Millwoods Campus A/B/C Site Programs located at Millbourne Mall - Main number (780) 461-5353 Ext 313
  • North Campus A/B/C/D Site Programs located at Delwood School - Main number (780) 461-5353 Ext 310  
  • Killarney Site Program - 780-224-5943

Transportation Information:

Transportation may be available for your child within your community. If you live outside of the bussing boundaries, you must commit to providing transportation for the entire school year if your child is registered into the Head Start program. 

Please contact your transportation provider to report an absence if your child will not be on the bus. As well, please call the classroom and notify them that your child will be away.

Southland – 780-466-9696                         Golden Arrow - 780-447-1538                     Stock - 780-960-0753      

ADDITIONAL PARENT INFORMATION:

Links to other Early Learning programs (or call 211)

Please call the Administration Office if you have any questions or send an email to intake@abcheadstart.org for more information.

 

At ABC Head Start we believe the best way to help children is to strengthen families and community. As we work together in partnership we benefit from the shared enthusiasm, energy and ideas that each partner contributes. Community support ensures the continued success and sustainability of ABC Head Start. Every year volunteers donate thousands of hours of time in classroom and non-classroom activities. Find out how you can get involved today!

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