Lucas County Head Start now enrolling


TOLEDO — WSOS Early Childhood Program and Lucas County Head Start at WSOS Community Action Commission, Inc. is now enrolling children ages birth through 4 for Early Head Start and Head Start programs in the Toledo area.

Center locations are at Educare facilities in Oregon and on Cheyenne, Laskey and Lagrange in Toledo and in Holland on Angola and Bancroft.

WSOS also offers all-day, all-year childcare at its centers. Along with providing a comprehensive education program for children, WSOS also supports health, nutrition, and other services to enrolled families.

While eligibility is income-based, any interested family is encouraged to apply, as WSOS will assess each family’s need on a case-by-case basis.

Those interested in enrolling may do so by contacting Julie Oliver at 419-333-6039 or jaoliver@wsos.org. Applications are also available online at www.wsos.org/programs.php under the “Children/Youth” field.

WSOS Early Childhood Centers have received five-star ratings from National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the nation’s leading organization of early childhood professionals. The organization’s centers have also received five-star ratings through the State of Ohio’s Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) program, a rating system developed by Ohio’s Department of Job and Family Services (DJFS), Bureau of Child Care and Development.

For more information on WSOS services, visit www.wsos.org or call 419-334-8911 or 1-800-775-9767.