Head Start

Head Start is a federally funded, collaborative preschool program that provides services to all children (ages 3-5), including children with disabilities and non-English speaking families, and families in Windsor County. Please note children must be 3 by September 1st. Head Start is a comprehensive program offering services in child development, nutrition, health, and parent involvement to children and families.

Windsor County includes the following towns:

Andover, Baltimore, Barnard, Bethel, Bridgewater, Cavendish, Chester, Hartford (WRJ, Wilder, Quechee), Hartland, Hubbardton, Ludlow, Norwich, Plymouth, Pittsfield, Pomfret, Reading, Rochester, Royalton, Sharon, Springfield, Stockbridge, Sudbury, Weston, Windsor, West Haven, West Windsor

Program Highlights

  • Safe, Loving Environments
  • Nutritious Breakfast, Lunch, and Snack
  • Family Opportunities such as Parent Groups, Policy Council, and Fun Parent/Family Events
  • Resources and Referrals for various family interests
  • 16-30 hours of preschool at NO cost to families that are income eligible
  • Hearing and Vision Screenings
  • Universal Pre-K Program
  • 5 STARS Program
  • Child Care available at select centers



SEVCA Head Start 2020-2021 Annual Report is now available. Click HERE.


SEVCA Windsor County Head Start Offices

97 Park St, Springfield, VT 05156

802.460.1550 opt 2

“Unless the investment in children is made, all of humanity’s most fundamental long-term problems will remain fundamental long-term problems.”

UNICEF "The State of the Children" (1995)