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Head Start

Partners In Early Childhood
 
Butler County Educational Service Center Head Start is a federally-funded preschool program for children ages 3-5. With centers located in communities throughout Butler and Preble counties, our child and family-focused Head Start Program has the overall goal of increasing the school readiness and social competence of young children.
 
Our Head Start Program is built upon the understanding that the development of young children is deeply influenced by their family, their community and their early educational experiences. We are dedicated to preparing preschoolers to take on the challenges of kindergarten.
 

Therapeutic Interagency Preschool (TIP) Program

 
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Our Head Start Program also offers the Therapeutic Interagency Preschool (TIP) Program for children involved with Butler County Children Services. TIP provides trauma-focused, year-round Head Start preschool and mental health counseling services to all children who qualify within Butler County. 


Contact TIP Program Director Ashley Dobrozsi-Ferguson at (513) 737-2817 ext. 24 to learn more or make a referral.

  

Want to Give Your Child a Head Start?

Butler County:

Call (513) 785-6850 for enrollment eligibility and registration information.


Preble County:

Call (937) 452-1090 or submit an online application.

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