Community Service Programs of West Alabama

community service programs

of west alabama, inc

Application and Process

  1. Submit an application.
    • All applications are completed online.
      • If you are unable to access a computer or you prefer additional assistance with this first step, please contact the Head Start/Early Head Start center.


  1. You will be contacted by a Family Service Associate (Case Manager) via telephone following submission of application to schedule an interview appointment.
    • Items needed for your interview include the following:
      • Family Income (Examples – 1040 tax form, W2, TANF, SSI, Child Support)
      • Proof of Age (Example – Child’s birth certificate)
      • Identification of Parent/Legal Guardian (Example – Driver’s license, State ID)
      • Proof of custody (if applicable)


      3.Interview with a Family Service Associate (Case Manager).

  • All required documents must be submitted at interview.
  • An interview must be conducted to complete the application process.


  1. Notification of application status will be sent via email or you can contact the Head Start/Early Head Start center for updates.    


Important Notes

  • If there are any changes to your address or telephone number please contact the Head Start/Early Head Start center to which you applied immediately.
  • Completed applications are valid for one (1) program term. If a family wishes to apply for a new program term, family information must be updated and new proof of income must be submitted.
  • If your child is accepted, additional documentation will need to be completed prior to enrollment.      

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