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Albina Head Start

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Albina Head Start & Early Head Start promote school readiness of children ages birth to five from low-income families by supporting the development of the whole child. All services are provided FREE to families.


Early Head Start (EHS) serves prenatal moms and children from birth to 3 years old. Head Start (HS) serves children 3-5 years old.

Center-Based Program:

  • Schedule: September to June
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Classrooms located in North, Northeast and Southeast Portland.
  • Breakfast, Lunch and an Afternoon Snack
  • Spanish Language in all HS & EHS Classrooms.
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (S.T.E.A.M)
  • Low child to staff ratios
  • Health Tracking including Wellness Checks, Dental and Growth, Vision & Hearing Screenings

Home-Based Program:

Assigned a professionally trained Home Visitor providing weekly home visits.

  • 90-min visit weekly
  • Focus is on supporting the Parent-Child Relationship and the Parent's role as their child's first teacher.
  • Child development information is individualized to support the child's physical, social-emotional, and intellectual development.
  • Developmental screenings and assessments.
  • Health Tracking including Wellness Checks, Dental and Growth, Vision & Hearing Screenings

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Contact us

(503) 282-1975
3417 NE 7th Ave.
Portland, OR 97212

This institution is an equal opportunity provider

Servicios gratuitos de educación para la primera infancia

El programa ofrece dos ociones

Servicio PresenciaIen Los salones

de Lunes a Viernes de 7am-4:30pm

Servicio Semanales de Visitas en Casa

con una duración de 90 minutos

  • Servicios Prenatales y servicios a los niños desde que nacen hasta los 5 años
  • Services de salud, Nutrición y dental
  • Programa de Capacitación Laboral para Padre

Usted puede calificar si:

  • Vives en el Norte, Noreste o Sureste de Portland o al Oeste de Ia 110th.
  • Tus ingresos están dentro de Ia gufa federal de pobreza.
  • Eres un Padre que ha adoptado un niño.
  • Tienes un niño con necesidades especiales.
  • Tu familia está sin hagar.
  • Estas recibiendo TANF, SNAP, o SSI.
  • Recibes Subsidio Por Cuidado de Niños Relacionado con el Empleo


(503) 282-1975
3417 NE 7th Ave.
Portland, OR 97212

Esta institución es un proveedor ql e ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.

Is my family eligible?

Your family may be eligible for Albina Head Start if you meet some of the following requirements:

  • Your family resides within North, Northeast, and Southeast Portland to 110th Ave.
  • Your family qualifies for or receives the following assistance services: ERDC, SSI, SNAP, TANF.
  • Your family is caring for a special needs child, caring for a foster child, or experiencing houselessness.
  • Your family income is less than 130% of the Federal Poverty Level
Household size Household income
2 $26,572
3 $33,566
4 $40,560
5 $47,554
6 $54,548
7 $61,542
8 $68,536

The following providers participate in Albina Head Start

Providers listed on Preschool Marketplace are referrals, not recommendations.

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Early Learning Multnomah

619 SW 11th Ave.
Portland OR 97205
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