Tag: head start

CANI Head Start announces lunch program

| August 14, 2014

FORT WAYNE—CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana) recently announced its sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and its policy for providing free lunches at no separate charge to children in the Head Start preschool program. Meals are available to all enrolled participants, without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age […]

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United Way of Allen County announces Preschool Pilot Program

| August 6, 2014

One of five Indiana counties chosen to help increase kindergarten readiness FORT WAYNE–United Way of Allen County announced that Allen County is one of the five Indiana counties chosen to participate in the Preschool Pilot Program created by the 2014 Indiana General Assembly. The program is scheduled to begin in 2015 and seeks to increase […]

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CANI Head Start now enrolling for Fall 2014

| August 1, 2014

FORT WAYNE—CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana) Head Start has openings available for fall 2014. CANI Head Start is a free, comprehensive early childhood development program; meeting high standard educational, health, nutritional, and social service needs of low-income children and families. CANI Head Start serves children ages three to five, and their families in Allen, […]

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Head Start benefits might manifest later

Head Start benefits might manifest later

| May 12, 2014

We’re by no means conspiracy theorists but we often wonder about research that seems to denigrate programs designed for lower income folks in this country. Then again, studies can be tricky depending upon how you frame questions and how you track the data. At the end of the day, we’re happy that deeper research shows […]

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