Delaware Head Start Collaboration Office is located within the Delaware Department of Education’s Office of Early Learning.

Who we are

HSCO is the state entity responsible for providing structure and process, on behalf of the federal Office of Head Start. Together these partners work to formulate, implement and improve state- level policy and best practices.

What we do

Act as a liaison between Head Start grantees, state governments, community partners such as DE Early Childhood Council, school districts, state agencies and organizations serving families who are experiencing homelessness.

Why we do it

Better Outcomes for Children and Families

How we do it

Establishes critical partnerships for children and their families to secure needed services

Systems Support
Supports policy, planning, partnerships and implementation of cross agency systems for early learning that serve the Head Start community.

Convenes stakeholder groups for information sharing and program planning

For more information email the Early Learning Office or call 302-735-4295.