Welcome to the Missouri Head Start Association, a state-wide non-profit association dedicated to the success of all Missouri children. We provide education, leadership and tools for advocacy for all Head Start and Early Head Start parents, friends and professionals in Missouri.
As the unified voice of Head Start in our state, please click here to view our short video about Missouri Head Start and thank you for taking time to explore our website and discover what all we have to offer!
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Our mission is to coalesce, inspire, and support the HeadStart field as a leader in early childhood development and education.
Our vision is to lead - to be the untiring voice that willnot be quiet until every vulnerable child is served with the Head Start modelof support for the whole child, the family and the community - and to advocate- to work diligently for policy and institutional changes that ensure allvulnerable children and families have what they need to succeed.