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Northwest Tennessee Head Start/Early Head Start

This record was last updated on 9/25/2014

Details are only provided in English for this agency


Services Summary

Head Start is a national program that promotes school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of children through the provision of educational, health, nutritional, social and other services for low income families and families with children with disabilities. Families with a child with a disability can attend at no charge regardless of income.

Eligibility Guidelines

Birth to 5 years; eligibility criteria may vary based on program.

Agency Hours

Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Wheelchair Access


Fees and Payment Methods

  • None/Free

Disabilities Served

  • Autism
  • Behavior Concerns
  • Blind/Low Vision
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disability
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Disability
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Counties Served

Benton, Carroll, Crockett, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, Obion, Tipton, Weakley

Contact Information

Northwest Tennessee Head Start/Early Head Start

Contact Person

Janis Mitchell,

Phone and Fax

  • (731) 352-4743, Business
  • (731) 352-4745, Business Fax



938-C Walnut Avenue West
McKenzie, TN 38201