The mission

KHSA champions Head Start programs through a common vision, a united voice, and shared expertise to serve Kentucky’s most vulnerable children and their families.

The vision

Every vulnerable child and their family receive exemplary services using the Head Start model.


The values

  • We zealously advocate for Head Start and the children and families we serve.
  • We embrace the diversity of people, ideas, and models to promote civility and non-partisan solutions.
  • We support and work collaboratively with each other, the people we serve and those who make our work possible.
  • We adhere to the highest ethical and professional standards in everything we do.
  • We promote high-quality services that are consistent, responsive and data-driven.