Head Start Program

Malloy Finds State Money To Reopen Connecticut Head Start Program During ShutdownMalloy, a proponent of early education, has found $800,000 in state taxpayer money to keep the program open at least through mid-November.
Head Start Programs To Receive $10 Million To Reopen During Government ShutdownSome federally funded Head Start programs shut their doors Oct. 1 to 7,000 low-income children nationwide.
Suffolk County Woman Charged In Head Start Fundraising SchemeEllen Burkheimer used the money she collected to buy heroin and pay her rent and other personal expenses, according to police.