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Locations

Eau Claire County

Altoona Early Education Center

701 West 7th Street, Altoona, WI 54720
Phone: 715-832-5543 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • A collaboration between Head Start, Altoona School District 4-year-old Kindergarten, and Early Childhood Special Education.
  • Classes run 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday.
  • 3.5 hour morning and afternoon classes are available.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Transportation is provided.

Altoona Home-Based Program for 3-year-olds

701 West 7th Street, Altoona, WI 54720
Phone: 715-832-5543 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • All children meet once per week at the Altoona Early Education Center for developmentally appropriate learning activities and group socialization. Parents are reimbursed for mileage to and from group socialization events.
  • Families receive educational home visits from Head Start Family Service Specialists.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Field trips and family activities are also offered.

Eau Claire Truax Head Start Center

623 Truax Boulevard, Eau Claire, WI 54703
Phone: 715-834-4498 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • Classes run 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday.
  • 3.5 hour morning and afternoon classes are available.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Transportation is provided.
  • We partner with the Eau Claire Area School District 4-year-old kindergarten (EC4T) program.

Eau Claire Family Literacy

510 Farwell Street, Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-896-4721 - Email: wdhs@westerndairyland.org

  • Classes run 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday.
  • 3.5 hour morning and afternoon classes are available.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Transportation is provided.
  • We partner with the Eau Claire Area School District 4-year-old kindergarten (EC4T) program.

Children's House Montessori

415 East Lake St., Eau Claire, WI 54703
Phone: 715-835-7861 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • Classes run 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday.
  • 3.5 hour morning and afternoon classes are available.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Montessori Accreditation.
  • Before and after childcare options available.
  • Hours: 6:30 am to 6:30 pm.
  • No transportation provided.
  • EC4T collaborative partner.

Trempealeau County

Independence Head Start Center

35480 Sixth Street, Independence, WI 54747
Phone: 715-985-2597 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • Classes run 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday.
  • 3.5 hour morning and afternoon classes are available.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Transportation is provided.
  • We coordinate Head Start programming with children in the Independence, Whitehall and Arcadia 4K and Early Childhood Special Education school district programs.

Galesville-Ettrick-Trempealeau (G.E.T.)
Home-Based Head Start

Phone: 715-985-2391 ext. 1256 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • A collaboration between Head Start and the G.E.T. School District preschool program.
  • All children meet once per week at the Kindernook Center in Galesville (16563 South 12th Street) for developmentally appropriate learning activities and group socialization. Parents are reimbursed for mileage to and from group socialization events.
  • Families receive educational home visits from Head Start Family Service Specialists.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Field trips and family activities are also offered.

Blair Head Start - Early Learning Center

219 South Main Street, Blair, WI 54616
Phone: 608-989-9860 - Email: wdhs@westerndairyland.org

  • A collaboration between Head Start and the Blair-Taylor School District 4-year-old Kindergarten program and Early Childhood Special Education.
  • Classes run 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday.
  • 3.5 hour morning and afternoon classes are available.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Transportation is provided.

Osseo-Fairchild
Home Based Head Start

Phone715-985-2391 ext. 1256 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • All children meet once per week at the Fairchild Elementary School (220 W. Main Street, Fairchild) for developmentally appropriate learning activities and group socialization. Parents are reimbursed for mileage to and from group socialization events.
  • Families receive educational home visits from Head Start Family Service Specialists.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Field trips and family activities are also offered.

Jackson County

Black River Falls
Head Start Center

905 Alder Street, Black River Falls, WI 54615
Phone: 715-985-2391 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • Classes run 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday.
  • 3.5 hour morning and afternoon classes are available.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.
  • Transportation is provided for designated areas.
  • Black River Falls 4K collaborative partner.
  • Before and after care is available at the same location through Learn & Play Child Care.

Buffalo County

Buffalo County Home-Based Head Start

Phone: 715-985-2391 ext. 1256 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • Families and children in Northern Buffalo County meet two days a week at the Naples Town Hall in rural Mondovi. Parents are reimbursed for travel to and from group socialization events.
  • Families and children in Southern Buffalo County meet twice a week at the Cochrane-Fountain City Elementary School in collaboration with the district three-year-old program. Parents are reimbursed for travel to and from group socialization events.
  • Field trips and family activities are offered in Northern and Southern Buffalo County.
  • Families receive educational home visits from Head Start Family Services Specialists.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.

Buffalo County Head Start Combination Model

Phone: 715-985-2391 ext. 1256 - Email: headstart@wdeoc.org

  • A combination of classroom sessions and regularly scheduled home visits. Classroom sessions are held twice per week at the Naples Head Start Center. An additional 16 educational home visits are scheduled throughout the school year.
  • Parents are reimbursed for mileage to and from group socialization events.
  • Parents are actively involved in developing goals for their children.
  • Free nutritious meals and snacks.

 

 
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23122 Whitehall Road
PO Box 125
Independence, WI 54747
715-985-2391 ext 1251
1-800-782-1063 ext 1251

Eau Claire Office
418 WisconsinStreet
Eau Claire, WI 54702
(715) 836-7511

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