CDI Head Start serving Hualapai Tribe is a quality early childhood education program provided at no charge to income eligible families, offering education, nutrition, medical, dental, mental health, disabilities and family education services.
CDI Head Start Serving Hualapai Tribe in Arizona Mission:
The mission for Hwal’bay Head Start is to provide quality education and to preserve the Hwal’bay culture. We empower healthy, happy and resourceful families and their children to create a lifelong and positive future.
CDI Head Start Serving Hualapai Tribe in Arizona Vision:
We are extraordinary early childhood leaders building culturally integrated lifelong learners by creating infinite opportunities with the support of educators, families, and the Hwal’bay people
CDI Head Start serving Hualapai Tribe serves 57 children in and around the Peach Springs, Arizona area. The Head Start program provides an early childhood learning program that prepares children to enter Kindergarten, healthy and ready to learn.
The Head Start center operates a part day/part year program with four classrooms, four days per week, Monday to Thursday from 8:00am to 2:00pm each day. Our qualified staff provides a healthy and safe learning environment for children between the ages of three to five years old. The program plan to offer transportation services to families based on need and distance from the center. The office hours for the program is Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00 pm and we invite you come stop by and see us.
The Head Start program is funded through the Office of Head Start and local in-kind. We work in partnership with the Hualapai Tribe, the local public schools, Tribal Departments and community agencies.
Any interested families should bring a copy of their CIB, Birth certificate, proof of residence and income information (pay stubs for the past 12 months).
Children must qualify to receive Head Start services based on income eligibility. We are always actively recruiting children and families for the program. Head Start welcomes volunteers to the program as well. Please call the Head Start Center at 928-769-2522.
479 Hualapai Way
Peach Springs, AZ 86434