Head Start provides a developmentally appropriate education to children who otherwise would not have the opportunity to be prepared for kindergarten.  Head Start children obtain educational outcomes in language, literacy, numeracy, science, and social development.
Self Sufficiency
Head Start aims to guide families in creating goals which lead them on a path to living self-determined lives – including the freedoms of self-sufficiency.  Head Start is dedicated to promoting the empowerment of people by helping them to identify and capitalize on their strengths.
Head Start provides a comprehensive program of health services to each child by promoting preventative health and early intervention.  Families are provided skills, insights, and linkages needed to obtain ongoing health care.

Latest News

Request for Proposal (RFP) Compensation Study

Salt Lake Community Action Program (Salt Lake CAP) is accepting proposals from qualified individuals or firms to conduct a comprehensive market study to include benchmarking the current compensation strategy (base salary, pay for additional duties, merit increases), salary band structure, … read more

Your One Stop Shop For Bloom 2014!

We have launched our BidPal site for Bloom 2014 Here. Anything and everything you need to know about our 10th annual Bloom Gala can be found Here.

So what exactly can be found on our Bloom 2014 BidPal … read more

South Salt Lake Ribbon Cutting Ceremony


In partnership with the City of South Salt Lake and many community investors, Salt Lake CAP Head Start is set to open our new building in the heart of South Salt Lake.  This facility will serve 136 children each year and will read more