Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik today announced a $1,804,388 grant to support St. Lawrence County’s Head Start Program from the Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families.
“Today, I am announcing over $1.8 million of taxpayer funds will be returned to our district to support the Head Start program of St. Lawrence County,” Stefanik said. “Community-based programs like Head Start are critical to supporting our North Country students and improving school readiness.”
Head Start provides comprehensive early childhood education and development services to promote school readiness for low-income children.