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Head Start State Collaboration Office (HSSCO)

Child at deskThe NH Head Start Collaboration Office fosters collaboration and teamwork among the Head Start community, the NH Head Start Directors Association, and state and local public and private partners concerned with pregnant women and families of young children aged birth to five years. To improve long-term outcomes for income-eligible families, the Collaboration Office works closely with the NH Head Start Directors Association to support coordination of efforts in 10 priority areas:

  • School readiness, transition and alignment
  • Early childhood systems
  • Professional development
  • Child care
  • Health care (including oral health, mental health and nutrition)
  • Children with disabilities and their families
  • Children who are homeless and their families
  • Community services
  • Family literacy
  • Family Assistance (child and family welfare)
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