Eligibility Guidelines

We are funded by Head Start and NC Pre-K, which are both programs for children who are at-risk. One major at-risk factor is family income. Below are links to show the income guidelines according to NC Pre-K and Federal standards.

NC PreK Income Guidelines 2018

Head Start Poverty Guidelines 2019

Other at-risk factors include:

In foster care

Receiving public assistance (SSI, WorkFirst, TANF)


Educational need (IEP, screening results)

Family Status (single parent, divorced, widowed, etc.)

Limited English Proficient

Chronic Health Concerns

Educational status of caregiver (no diploma, GED, HS diploma, etc)