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Tell Congress Not to Cut Head Start Funding in FY24!
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NeHSA Re-organizational Meeting
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2023 R7HSA Head Start Caucus
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NeHSA 2023 Award/Scholarship Winners
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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Nebraska Head Start Association is to provide edu- cation, leadership, and advocacy that positively impacts the quality of life for Nebraska’s children, families, and communities.


Leadership • Collaboration • Teamwork • Goals • Diversity Shared Decision Making • Education • Communication Respect • Mentoring • Achievement • Excellence • Quality


Serving Nebraskans Throughout the State

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Sarpy County/ESU #3 Head Start–Father Engagement at its BEST

Even as the Sarpy County/ESU #3 Head Start year began to wind down, May was yet another busy month!  They had a site visit from their Regional Office Program Specialist, Mustafaa El-Scari.  He toured a few classrooms, Gifford Farm and helped celebrate the fatherhood committee...
Research Team

Nebraska’s Head Start Collaborative Research Project Presented at the Region VII Conference

In a recent research study, Head Start grantees completed surveys and focus groups, allowing for exploring the complexity of factors contributing to well-being over and above compensation. This research project was a collaboration between Buffet Early Childhood Institute, University of Nebraska- Kearney, NeHSA, and the...
Award Winners

Our Nebraska Region VII Winners!

Congratulations to our 2024 Region VII winners: Deb Ross- NE Children’s Champion, Taverra Sayaloune Region 7 Headstart Alumini High School Senior Scholarship; Northwest Community Action Partnership-Chadron Treianne Patterson Head Start Staff Higher Education Scholarship; Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska-Kearney Not pictured: Rebecca Sydzyik Region VII...