Now enrolling in Olmsted, Rice, Freeborn, and Winona counties.

How to Apply

Early Head Start is a No Cost, full-day, full-year, family centered early care and education program for pregnant women, infants and toddlers ages 0-3 years and their families. Early Head Start offers families in Olmsted, Rice, Freeborn, and Winona counties multiple options including Home Based, Part Day Center Based, and Full Day Center Based. The program provides comprehensive child development and family support services that enhance the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of participating children. In addition, Early Head Start provides young children with an array of comprehensive services including health, nutritional, behavioral, and family services in the families’ homes or child care centers. Early Head Start’s family driven philosophy empowers parents to support and nurture their children, while meeting other critical social and economic goals that families experience.

For more information or to request an application call:

1-800-462-1660 OR 1-507-287-2009
Applications accepted all year long.

Fill out the application online or print out on your own computer, complete by hand and drop off or mail to:
Llene su solicitud, entreguela o envíela por correo a:
Families First of Minnesota
126 Woodlake DR SE
Rochester, MN 55904