San Antonio Community Resource Directory

Early Head Start provides comprehensive child and family development services year-round for low-income families with infants and toddlers ages birth to three years.

The program aims to enhance children's physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development for school readiness; to support parents' efforts to fulfill their parental roles; and to help parents move toward self-sufficiency.

AVANCE-San Antonio offers a two-option program: a home-based option and a center-based option at licensed childhood development centers.

Home-based Option

  • Weekly Home Visits
  • Bi-Weekly Group Socializations

Center-based Option

  • Infant/Toddler Child Development Classrooms
  • Early Childhood Education and Development
  • Services for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs
  • Bilingual and Dual Language

Support Services

  • Health & Dental Screenings
  • Developmental and Social-Emotional Screenings
  • Child and Family Mental Health (ECI)
  • Nutrition Services and Education
  • Home Visits
  • Parent Education & Services to Fathers
  • Linkage to Community Resources
  • Transportation (if needed)

Adult Education

  • Parental Engagement & Workforce Pathways

We offer high-quality, early childhood education for children 6 weeks through 3 years.

Head Start is a federally funded program provided at no cost for qualifying families.

Register at AVANCE-San Antonio
(210) 921-7000
SW19th Child Development Center
(210) 735-9155
Updated within the last 2 months.