Head Start Collaboration Offices (HSCO) facilitate partnerships between Head Start agencies and other state entities that provide services to benefit low-income children and their families. HSCO are awarded funds under Section 642B of the 2007 Head Start Act.
Select from the states on the map to find your local Collaboration Office. When available, specific information for each HSCO is provided. This may include contact information, state priorities, planned activities, and links to helpful resources. National Head Start Collaboration Offices of American Indian and Alaska Native and Migrant and Seasonal Head Start are listed separately. Select from the buttons below the map to explore them.
For a list of all Head Start State Collaboration Offices, please select the button below:
Directories and Resources:
- Office of Head Start
- Office of Child Care
- State Child Care Licensing
- Race to the Top – Early Learning Challenge (RTT-ELG)
- Status Report (includes State Profiles)
- Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS)
- State Advisory Councils (SAC)