Head Start and Early Head Start

Head Start and Early Head Start

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Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency's Head Start and Early Head Start programs, located in the Stone Ridge Daycare facility, are federally-funded center-based or home-based child development programs, for expectant families and children starting at 18 months up to age 5, free of cost. Every day, Head Start provides essential services such as childcare and early education for hundreds of families and their children to support them within their communities.

Comprehensive services at no cost to families enrolled in programs
Families in Oneida, Herkimer, or Madison Counties that are expecting or have a child between 18 months and 5 years old may be eligible
Children with special needs are welcome
Simple enrollment and applications are accepted year round

Call 315-624-9930 for Registration and Eligibility Information!


5,500 sf. building
Motor skills room
Associated parking
On-site kitchen
Age appropriate outdoor play areas

Development Team


Herkimer Housing Authority

Consulting Developer

Edgemere Development



Civil Engineer


General Contractor

Gaetano Construction

Project Attorney

Cannon Heyman and Weiss

Project Accountant

Flaherty-Salmin CPAs