What areas do you service?

Mid Florida Community Services, Inc. (MFCS), a community action agency granted the opportunity by the Federal Government to operate the Head Start/Early Head Start program in Hernando, Sumter and Volusia Counties, serves a total of 977 children. The Early Head Start Program serves a total of 272 children across Hernando and Volusia Counties. We also offer an Early Head Start Home-Based Program in Volusia County. The Home-Based Program serves 48 children. The home office is located in Brooksville, Florida in Hernando County.  

What are the hours of instruction?
Do you offer extended hours of service?
Do you ever close for bad weather?
What is the attendance policy?
What are the drop-off and pick-up procedures?
What are the safety guidelines?
Is Head Start/Early Head Start a drug and weapon free center?
Is Head Start/Early Head Start a smoke free environment?
Are there any fees or fundraising?
Are there any special rules for bringing in child clothing and other personal belongings?
How does Head Start handle confidentiality?
What are the disciplinary practices?
How does Head Start handle challenging behaviors in the classroom?
How can parents participate?
How do I become a classroom volunteer?
What are the early childhood development services you offer?
What is the role of Site Supervisors (SS)?
What is the developmental screening process?
What are the disability services?
What is the assessment process?