Head Start Birth to Five

Head Start Birth to Five is a comprehensive program for low income families with children from birth to 5 years of age.
All families are encouraged to apply.

As a parent of the head start program, you can expect a wide variety of services including developing an individualized learning plan for your child. Creating a family plan, accessing special needs and mental health services as well as nutrition and health services. In addition, all Head Start parents are highly encouraged to volunteer regularly and be active in their child’s learning.

Services are offered in Fairbanks at the Carol Brice Center, 1949 Gillam Way
and in North Pole, 500 East 5th Avenue.

Call or stop by to apply and learn more.

Click on links below for more specific information in areas of our program.

Program Information

Program Calendar 12′-13′

Health, Safety & Nutrition

6 Week Cycle Menu EarlyHead Start 2012-2013

Family Services

2012 Application 
Community resource guide

AHSA Membership Form – Updated July 2010

Annual Reports
Annual Report 2010 – Final

Contact us:
Fairbanks: 907-452-4267
Fax: 907-452-4203
North Pole Site: 907-488-4940
Fax: 907-488-4941
Family Services/Enrollment-
Dotty Harris
907-452-4267 ext. 238
Gina Pruce
907-452-4267 ext. 235
Bonnie Rogers- Early Head Start
907-452-4267 ext. 260

Human Resources-
Lisa McDaniel
907-452-4267 ext. 222

Program Director- Head Start Birth to Five
AnneMarie Mattacchione
907-452-4267 ext. 223

Administrative Office-
Alicia Berka-Executive Director
907-479-0900 ext. 261



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