Early Head Start

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   Central Office

Lake Cumberland
Head Start

P.O. Box 830
Jamestown, KY 42629
Email: info@lc-caa.org

Phone: (270) 343-6400
Fax: (270) 343-2800

Anne Southwood
Head Start Director

Lake Cumberland Migrant Head Start


The Lake Cumberland Migrant Head Start Program serves infants, toddlers, including those children with disabilities, of migrant families in a developmentally and culturally appropriate learning environment.

LCCAA participates in the Kentucky Migrant Head Start Network.  LCCAA’s Migrant Head Start Program serves thirty-two (32) participants in Pulaski County with a seasonal, full-day center-based program.  The program operates twelve (12) hours per day from April through December to accommodate families during the growing and harvesting seasons. 

Migrant Head Start provides the same quality services as our other Head Start programs including comprehensive, holistic, and inclusive services including medical, dental, mental health, nutrition, and education, as well as a practical partnering with First Steps. The program has an intensive approach to engage parents to improve family dynamics, child health, education and development.

As with LCCAA’s other Head Start programs, children are served a nutritious breakfast, lunch and snack(s) and enjoy educational engagement.  Additionally, children’s social development is enhanced with activities such as field trips to local libraries, fire departments, the National Fish Hatchery at Wolf Creek Dam, and other educational venues.

Eligibility – Income-eligible families include infants and toddlers between the ages of zero and five years of age; children with disabilities are welcome; 51% of the family income must be from work in agriculture and the family must have moved at least once within the last twenty-four (24) months to obtain work.

School Readiness Plan

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This program is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services                       

 In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.   

We serve the following Counties in South Central Kentucky
Adair - Casey - Clinton - Cumberland - Green - McCreary - Pulaski - Russell - Taylor - Wayne