Program Philosophy

The Fredericksburg Regional Head Start Program is based on the premise that all children share certain needs and can benefit from a comprehensive developmental program. This program is tailored to fit the needs of the local community and families involved as well as to maximize the unique experiences of each child. Head Start supports and encourages parental involvement and provides comprehensive services to enhance family development in the following areas: Health, Mental Health, Disabilities, Literacy, Nutrition, Education, Community Partnerships, and Parent Involvement.