Puerto Rico Head Start Collaboration Office

The Puerto Rico Head Start State Collaboration Office (PRHSSCO) is located in the Puerto Rico Governor's Office. The Governor's Advisor on Social Welfare Office oversees PRHSSCO and state agencies that serve families and communities (i.e., Departments of Family, Housing, and Sports and Recreation, Special Communities Office, etc.). The mission is to provide leadership and guarantee that all the initiatives developed and implemented by the agencies are aligned and contribute in a positive and lasting manner to improve the quality of services offered.

The mission of PRHSSCO is to serve as a liaison between and among public and private agencies that serve the early childhood population and Head Start and Early Head Start grantees. PRHSSCO strives to establish partnerships and collaborative efforts to build an effective early care and education system.


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Last Updated: January 28, 2019