November 7, 2018

New Study Shows How Early Head Start Prevents Child Maltreatment

toddlers play at outdoor sand table

October 15, 2018

Returning Head Start Parent Gives Back

Parent volunteers to do lawncare at St. Augustine Head Start in North Little Rock

This is Charles Witcher Sr., a returning parent from Silver City Head Start. He and his wife were also our policy council representatives for the 2017-2018 school year. Mr. Witcher came by the office on the first week of school and asked if it will be okay if he does the maintenance on the playground….


August 14, 2018

Information from Parent Orientation

Click here for Information discussed at Parent Orientation about your child’s school.


June 19, 2018

Now Enrolling for Head Start and Early Head Start in Pulaski County / Ahora Inscribiéndose Para el Año Escolar 2018-2019

Smiling little boy with balloons

Now Enrolling for the 2018-2019 Program Year Early Head Start accepts applications for infants birth through 35 months, including children with special needs. Head Start enrolls children 3-4 years old, including children with special needs (Child’s birth date must be on or before August 1) FREE Services for those who qualify Transportation is not available….


May 21, 2018

Project Lift: Free Program for Families/ Project Lift: Programa gratuito para familias

Child holding a book next to an adult

Click the link below for more information. Haga clic en el enlace de abajo para más información. https://headstart.uams.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/26/2018/05/LACA_ProjectLift_Flyer1.pdf  


February 7, 2018

EHS Child Care Partnership with Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church

UAMS Head Start and Early Head Start has partnered with three Child Care Partners to offer Early Head Start Services to children in those programs.  One program is the Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church St. Luke Children’s Learning Center.  Here is some feedback from a PHUMC Member. “You are a blessing to these children and…


January 29, 2018

Thank you for Supporting Us

Former Chancellor Dr. Rahn hugs a child

January 29, 2018 Thank you for your generosity in donating gifts and time to UAMS Head Start/Early Head Start.  We are grateful for the overwhelming support you have shown us.  We could not do the work we do with families on our own.  It takes the community.  Your contributions of toys and clothing allowed us…


December 6, 2017

Head Start Carolers Bring Good Tidings to UAMS

Dean Pope Moseley with Head Start carolers

The children of Kennedy Head Start school Room 1 arrived midmorning at UAMS, clad in bright holiday red t-shirts, some featuring superheroes. They attracted plenty of attention as they merrily made their way down the halls, bidding passersby good morning… (Read more at the link below!) Head Start Carolers Bring Good Tidings to UAMS  


November 27, 2017

Honduran School Director Learns Valuable Lessons at UAMS Head Start

Eda Graciela Aguilera Aguscia with Head Start staff

Eda Graciela Aguilera Aguscia knows how important a solid education is to success in life. That’s why she’s doing all she can to increase the number of children in Honduras with access to an education. Read more: Honduran School Director Learns Valuable Lessons at UAMS Head Start  


November 22, 2017

ACT Raising Safe Kids Parenting Class

Mom and child working on family picture together

This year we started offering parenting classes from the ACT (Adults and Children Together) Raising Safe Kids program. Click to find out more about ACT Raising Safe Kids. Below families joined us for our parenting class in November.  They created Popsicle stick families together. Click on an image to see a larger version.    


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