North Carolina Early Head Start Programs
The North Carolina Early Head Start program for pregnant women, infants, and toddlers and the North CarolinaHead Start programfor children ages 3-5 help insure healthy prenatal outcomes for pregnant women and facilitates the development of infants, toddlers and young children. These North Carolina programs also assist parents to be the best possible parent they can be.
Early Head Start Programs in North Carolina
North Carolina Early Head Start Program
Call the Division of Child Development toll-free to speak with a State representative regarding Head Start at:
Early Head Start Programs in Other States
Additional Areas of Interest
North Carolina child nutrition programs include free and low-cost food, nutrition information, and preschool and school nutrition programs.
North Carolina Food Banks distribute free food to those in need.
North Carolina Food Stamp Program helps persons with low-incomes to obtain food.
North Carolina WIC provides free food, nutrition counseling, and referrals at no charge.
North Carolina Department of Education can provide you with information about school nutrition and pregnancy programs.
North Carolina Department of Health can provide nutrition information and help as well as help with pregnancy and post-pregnancy concerns.
North Carolina Medicaid can help you with answers about free services offered to you and your child.
North Carolina child welfare agency can help with pregnancy, parenting, and foster care.
North Carolina Low Income Energy Assistance Program can help you is you are having trouble meeting your heating and cooling energy bills.
North Carolina unemployment insurance can help you if you have been laid off from work.
Government Assistance Programs
We are completely and totally committed to doing everything possible to assist pregnant women, mothers and children (Click here to read more about our commitment to help you). With that in mind we have created one of the most complete sources of information to assist you and your child. Please click the following link to see our complete list of government assistance programs.