The benefits of our Head Start and Early Head Start programs extend far beyond a child’s preschool education. In addition to early childhood education, our Head Start programs also include extensive health and wellness services that have benefits that last throughout a child’s life.

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Clarion Herald: Catholic Charities believes in edge Head Start gives

September 16, 2016
The benefits of our Head Start and Early Head Start programs extend far beyond a child’s preschool education. In addition to early childhood education, our Head Start programs also include extensive health and wellness services that have benefits that last throughout a child’s life.

September 13, 2016 – Christine Bordelon Marianite Sister Marjorie Hebert, president and CEO of Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans (CCANO), can attest to how important education is, having spent a quarter of a century as a teacher and administrator. … Continue reading

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Head Start Story

September 1, 2016
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Watch our Head Start Story Learn More About Head Start Our Head Start and Early Head Start programs serve families with children ages birth to 5 years old (including children with disabilities) that fall within 0 – 100% of the … Continue reading

Head Start Success Story: Genesis and Luis Angel Jahuey

August 30, 2016
Music plays a big role in the Head Start programs in New Orleans

The benefits of early childhood programs like Head Start are numerous. Head Start and Early Head Start offer health services, training for parents and the whole family and, of course, pre-school education. The lasting impact of Head Start can be … Continue reading

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New Early Head Start Opens at Covenant House

August 12, 2016
Does Your Child Qualify for Free Preschool? 5 Things You Need to Know About Head Start in New Orleans

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans’ newest Early Head Start program will open on Monday, August 15 at Covenant House, 611 North Rampart Street in New Orleans. While the Early Head Start program is open to all families who qualify, the … Continue reading

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New Head Start Centers in New Orleans!

August 4, 2016
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Catholic Charities is thrilled to announce the two newest additions to our Head Start and Early Head Start programs! St. Paul the Apostle Head Start and Early Head Start in New Orleans East In New Orleans East, St. Paul the … Continue reading

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How Does Head Start Help Parents and Families?

August 3, 2016
When a child enrolls in our Head Start and Early Head Start programs, the parents and whole family also benefits.

When a child enrolls in our Head Start and Early Head Start programs, the parents and whole family also benefits. Head Start is about more than preschool and early education. We know that the first few years are critical, but … Continue reading

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Head Start students are moving up!

July 7, 2016
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Last month, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans held promotion ceremonies in honor of our Head Start students. Early Head Start students who reached the age of 2 were promoted to Head Start, and students who reached the age of … Continue reading

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Head Start Announces New OneApp Enrollment Process

January 13, 2016
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Catholic Charities, Head Start, and EnrollNOLA are excited to announce our new application system for families applying to both Head Start and Early Head Start Programs! The new OneApp process will make it easier for parents to apply to multiple … Continue reading

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Getting a HEAD START on GiveNOLA Day!

April 21, 2015
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Save the date for GiveNOLA Day –  May 5th! Now in its second year, this city-wide day of giving makes a significant impact on NOLA charities and causes. This year, GiveNOLA Day donations to Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans … Continue reading

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St. Mary of the Angels Head Start Awarded 4 Stars by Louisiana’s Department of Education Quality Start Program

January 13, 2015

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans is proud to announce that St. Mary of the Angels Head Start and Early Head Start program has been awarded 4 stars by Louisiana’s Department of Education Quality Start program. Quality Start is a … Continue reading

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