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Arkansas Head Start

Welcome to the Website for the Arkansas Head Start Association and Arkansas Head Start State Collaboration Office

UAMS Head Start/Early Head Start

uamsftr logo head startUAMS Head Start/Early Head Start provides services to 749 Head Start and 128 Early Head Start children and families in Pulaski County.

 

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For more information on this program, please contact:

Dr. Charles Feild
UAMS/ACH
1120 Marshall
Little Rock, AR 72202
Telephone: (501) 570-5000
Fax: (501) 570-5011
E-mail:

Tyra Larkin, Head Start Director
7415 Colonel Glen
Little Rock, Arkansas 72204
Telephone: (501) 570-5007
Fax: (501) 570-5011
E-mail: 

 

For questions about enrollment application status, please call (501) 570-5000.

 

MISSION STATEMENT:

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Head Start/ Early Head Start Program is to teach, search and to serve.  This is obtained by offering health, education, and social services in Pulaski County through programs, which promote the growth and development of preschool children and strengthens family members for their roles as parents and contributing members of the community.

 

CENTRAL OFFICE STAFF

First Name

Last Name

Current Position

Work E-mail

Tyra

Larkin

Head Start Director

Patricia

Price

Head Start Consultant

Angela

Brown

Nutrition Enrichment Specialist

 

Katrina

Bryant

Health Enrichment Specialist

 

Maria

Ruvalcaba

Health Enrichment Specialist

Kathy

Bubin

Early Head Start Health / Disabilities 

Sandra

Morales

Health Enrichment Specialist

 

Rebecca

Pecor

Quality Assurance/Technology Specialist

 

Judy

Jackson

Maintenance, Property & Transportation Manager

Brenda

Hill

Infant & Toddler Education Program Manager / CDA Trainer

 

Debbie

Kirk

School Readiness Specialist  

Alison

Martin

Mental Health / Disability Program Manager

 

Yolanda

Anzora

Multicultural Enrichment Specialist

 

Cugini

Madison

ERSEA Resource Specialist

 

Dee

Mclemore

Head Start  Education Program Specialist 

Hellen

Reichard

Data Entry Specialist

 

Shemuka

Young

Chief Financial Specialist 

 

Aretha

Everett

Parent Volunteer Enrichment Specialist

 

Tina

Smith

Nutrition/ Health  Program Specialist

Ericka

Mcelhaney

Purchasing Specialist

Eva

Williams

Family & Community Partnership Specialist

Lakeisha

Lovelace

Human Resource Specialist

 

 

 PROGRAM SNAPSHOTS

 

  • 2016 Early Head Start
  • 2015 Early Head Start
  • 2014 Early Head Start

 

CENTERS

 

Program
Type

Center Name

Address Line 1

City

State

ZIP

County

Congressional
District

Phone

Total Slots

Better Beginnings

EHS

Chicot Early Head Start

7703 Depriest Rd

Little Rock

AR

72103

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 526-7272

40

 

EHS

King Head Start

7723 1/2 Colonel Glenn Rd

Little Rock

AR

72204

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 568-2222

20

3stars

EHS

UAMS Early Head Start/Family Development Center

2725 W 12th St

Little Rock

AR

72204

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 812-4742

28

Better Beginnings

EHS

UAMS EHS @ MCH

2002 S Fillmore St

Little Rock

AR

72204

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 570-5000

40

 

                 

128

 

 

Program
Type

Center Name

Address Line 1

City

State

ZIP

County

Congressional
District

Phone

Total Slots

Better Beginnings

HS

Homer Adkins

500 Cloverdale Rd

Jacksonville

AR

72076

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 985-6709

40

3stars

HS

New Start

1000 School Dr

Jacksonville

AR

72076

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 982-5854

35

3stars

HS

Davis Head Start

7415 Colonel Glenn Rd

Little Rock

AR

72204

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 526-6987

116

3stars

HS

Kennedy Head Start

4901 W 65th St

Little Rock

AR

72209

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 565-6533

76

3stars

HS

King Head Start

7723 1/2 Colonel Glenn Rd

Little Rock

AR

72204

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 568-2222

131

3stars

HS

Metropolitan Tech

7701 Scott Hamilton Dr

Little Rock

AR

72209

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 447-1243

37

3stars

HS

Nathaniel Hill South Head Start

200 E 29th St

Little Rock

AR

72206

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 526-6151

34

3stars

HS

Southwest  Head Start

5615 Geyer Springs Rd

Little Rock

AR

72209

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 603-1342

163

3stars

HS

UAMS EHS @ MCH

2002 S Fillmore St

Little Rock

AR

72204

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 570-5000

14

 

HS

Hemlock Head Start

400 N Palm St

North Little Rock

AR

72114

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 526-5455

33

3stars

HS

Silver City Head Start

2023 Allen St

North Little Rock

AR

72114

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 753-3511

51

3stars

HS

Sherwood Elementary

307 Verona Ave

Sherwood

AR

72120

Pulaski County

AR-002

(501) 992-5097

19

3stars

                 

749

 

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