Migrant and Seasonal Head Start (MSHS)

Provides early, continuous, intensive, and comprehensive child development and family support services to infants, toddlers, preschool children and their families.  Children must have parents/guardians whose annual income comes primarily from migrant (moved in the last two years) or seasonal agricultural work.   Offered in child care centers and in family child care homes.

Area Served: Contra Costa, Madera, Merced, Northern Monterey, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties.

To read more about how the Migrant and Seasonal Head Start program is supporting agricultural workers during this pandemic, see the Modesto Bee article

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1325 H Street
Modesto, CA 95354
8:00 am-5:00 pm

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Key Contacts

Marissa Duran

Director II