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Early Head Start

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Call 505-767-6500

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Early Head Start Program (Newborn to 3 Years Old)

Contact Monica Watrin, 505-767-6512

Early Head Start (EHS) programs serve infants and toddlers under the age of 3 and pregnant women. EHS programs provide intensive, comprehensive child development and family support services to low-income families. The City of Albuquerque has been an Early Head Start grantee for over 20 years.

Learning begins at birth. The free Early Head Start child and family program offers:

  • High quality care and education
  • Home-based and center-based services
  • Teaches parenting skills
  • Home visitation
  • Encourages family self-sufficiency
  • Comprehensive services including referrals
  • Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack.

Early Head Start Locations

Administrative offices

Address: 707 Broadway NW, 87102

Center Based Services

Center-based Services Address Programs Offered Ages Served
La Mesa Early Head Start Center 7500 Copper NE, 87108 Early Head Start, Preschool 0–5
MacArthur Early Head Start Center 1100 Douglas MacArthur NW, 87106 Early Head Start, Preschool 0–5
Plaza Feliz Early Head Start Center 517 San Pablo SE, Building K, 87108 Early Head Start, Preschool, Pre-K 0–5
School on Wheels Early Head Start Center 129 Hartline SW, 87105 Early Head Start 0–3
Trumbull Early Head Start Center 419 Pennsylvania SE, 87108 Early Head Start 0–3
Western Trail Early Head Start Center 6440 Western Trail NW, 87120 Early Head Start 0–3
Singing Arrow Early Head Start Center 13001 Singing Arrow SE, 87123 Early Head Start, Pre-K 0–5


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