Hinds County Project Head Start, an EHS Program of Jackson, MS
258 Maddox Road
Contact Phone
(601) 923-3930
Providing child development and family support services on a year-round basis, Early Head Start offers comprehensive child and family development activities to low-income pregnant women and families with infants and toddlers. Children from birth until their third birthday receive quality child care while parents obtain educational services and resources at one of four centers across Hinds County.
How to Apply
Eligibility Program serves infants and toddlers up to three years old and young pregnant mothers with priority given to pregnant teens. Families of children with disabilities are encouraged to apply. To apply, you must present the following: proof of child’s age; family income; residency in Hinds County; and a verification form from your doctor (if pregnant). Dates and Times: Applications can be taken at any Early Head Start site between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Program Costs: Free
Center Locations
  • Annie S. Smith Tougaloo Early Head Start
    132 Vine St, Jackson MS
    (601) 956-3397
  • Edwards Head Start Center
    105 Williamson Avenue, Edwards MS
    (601) 852-4798
  • Oak Forest Head Start
    3023 Ridgeland Dr, Jackson MS
    (601) 371-1415
  • Terry Road Early Head Start Center
    3383 Terry Rd, Jackson MS
    (601) 371-4270