The Importance of Nutrition

While the brain is built during the early toddler years, it continues to grow during preschool. Nutrition is vitally important to a child’s  health, growth, and development. Without adequate nutrition, learning can be a challenge. Head Start of Lane County helps your child meet daily nutritional needs.

Learn More about WIC:

WIC has an easy way for income-eligible parents with kids under age 5, to sign up. Go to, click the “WIC Interest Form” button. List your first name, zip code and contact information, and WIC will be in touch within 2 business days!



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