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We are now enrolling for the 2019-2020 preschool year. CALL TODAY TO ENROLL: (216) 589-9922 All of our centers are five star rated by the State of Ohio’s Step Up to Quality initiative and are certified by PRE4CLE, the Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s quality preschool initiative. To learn more about the talented team members that lead the Head Start Centers click here.

We Invest in People

We’ll meet with you to address any immediate needs then identify some life goals. Do you want to enroll your child in preschool to get him or her on a path to success early in life? Are you unemployed and looking for a job? Do you want to go back to school to get a college degree? Are you having trouble paying the bills and making ends meet?  Whatever your challenges are, we will work with you on solutions.

We Nurture Success

We provide health + dental screenings, emphasize the importance of nutrition + exercise, promote family engagement, teach new skills and will work with you to sharpen key abilities. We offer free workshops on topics from managing time better to improving self-esteem. We will encourage you to walk taller and prepare you to get the job you are seeking. We instill confidence, you can do it!

We Transform Lives

We are teachers, family development specialists, job coaches, case managers, nutritionists, program monitors and school bus drivers. We are someone to talk with and share your dreams.  We hope to inspire you, and we are rooting for your success. Take the first step today, and meet with a family development specialist to discover how, together, we can develop your plan for a brighter future so that all of Greater Cleveland succeeds, one very important person at a time (that’s YOU).

Enroll your child in Head Start for the 2019-2020 school year. Apply online now, or call (216) 589-9922. Give your child a Head Start today.

Stories of Progress + Success

CEOGC’s HEAP Winter Crisis Program Begins Next Month

Cleveland (October 2019) —The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland’s HEAP Winter Crisis Program officially begins on November 1 and will operate through the end of March. The program helps income-eligible Greater Cleveland residents who have been...

Staff Spotlight: Paul Billups; CEOGC’s Most Humble Superstar

This is the sixth installment of the Staff Spotlight and by now you should know that the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland is home to some of the most talented persons in Northeast Ohio. This month's spotlight features an essential part of...

Fathers and Father Figures in Forefront at Annual Fathers Walk

September is a great month for many reasons: the fall season begins, the Cleveland Browns are back in action and at the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland, the annual Fathers Walk is held. Every year, each of our Head Start centers participates in...

CEOGC Job & Resource Fair Earns High Praise From Community

The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland's Community Service team recently held its 2019 Community Job & Resource Fair on August 19. The 3rd Annual event was very successful, amassing over 300 attendees in total, including 84 vendors and more...

The Council for Economic Opportunities’ impact 2015

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