Press Releases & Statements

Head Start Community Appreciates Congressional Commitment to At-Risk Children and Families

July 14, 2020

House bill increases annual funding for Head Start, but COVID-19 response needs emerge WASHINGTON, DC —  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) today commended the U.S.…

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Head Start Welcomes Infusion of $750 Million to Shore Up Services Impacted by COVID-19

March 26, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Head Start Association welcomed Senate passage of legislation to help Americans weather the immediate and economic impacts of the COVID-19…

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NEW BRIEF: States Can Use Ready-Built Support to Close Service Gaps

February 19, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Head Start Association (NHSA) and Voices for Healthy Kids, an initiative of the American Heart Association with support from the…

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NHSA Applauds Bipartisan Support in Congress for Historic Investment in Children and Families

December 17, 2019

Cheers Targeted Funding for Head Start to Address Trauma WASHINGTON, DC – The National Head Start Association (NHSA) today applauded Congress’s proposed historic investment in Head…

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Congress Passes $200 Million Increase for Head Start

September 26, 2018

NHSA Applauds Growing Investment in Head Start Workforce, Child Care Partnerships WASHINGTON, DC – The National Head Start Association (NHSA) today welcomed final passage by Congress…

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