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.

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Food Truck Face Off


July 31st, 6:00PM-10:00PM at Granary Row (336 W. 700 S.)

Please join us at the Food Truck Face-Off, supporting 4 fantastic community organizations:

Salt Lake Community Action Program • VOA • YWCA • The Road Home

Thousands of people will convene at Granary Row for great Food Truck cuisine, live [...]

2014 Annual Report on Poverty

According to the Community Action Partnership of Utah’s 2014 Annual Report on Poverty, 14.8% of children in 2013 under 18 were living in poverty in Utah.

The 2014 Poverty Report is meant to help anyone who cares about poverty in Utah start to [...]