The goal is to offer an exemplary educational program for qualifying families with infants and toddlers (birth-3 years).

Early Head Start is a collaborative partnership between SER-Jobs for Progress and the Grand Prairie Independent School District serving individuals in Dallas County.

Purpose of Program

  • Enhance children’s physical, social, emotional and cognitive development
  • Enable parents to be better caretakers and teachers to their children
  • Help parents meet their goals, including that of economic independence     

Services Provided by Early Head Start

  • Quality early education through the center or home-based program
  • Parenting skills training for families with newborns and other infants
  • Parent education, including parent-child activities
  • Comprehensive health services including services to women before, during and after pregnancy; assistance with well-baby and well-child checkups
  • Ongoing support for parents, referral to agencies in the community to meet specific needs and peer support groups


  • Little Coyotes at Crosswinds ACH
  • Little Dragons at Daniels Elementary