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Preschool Teacher and Students

About Us

Based in New Albany, Indiana, Floyd County Community Action Agency, Inc. has provided services to families for the past 47 years. 

Floyd County Head Start Birth to Five is a federally-funded, comprehensive Preschool program including Educational, Health, Transportation, and Family Support Services.  A State-Licensed Level 3 facility, we serve the Floyd County area and beyond.  We have expanded to include expecting mothers, infants, and toddlers in addition to our services for preschoolers and their families.

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Floyd County Head Start Birth to Five Programs

Bringing staff, community, and families together to promote education, wellness, and self-sufficiency.

We provide specialized services for the most at-risk populations in Floyd County and beyond.  Qualifications include:

  • Family income below the poverty line

  • Families receiving public assistance

  • Homeless populations

  • Unemployed families

  • Foster children


Early Head Start Home Visiting Program

Designed for children 0-35 months (has not turned three years of age by August 1st of the current enrollment year), you may qualify for our home-based or center-based Early Head Start programs.

Additionally, the Early Head Start program features a Prenatal Program consisting of home visits during pregnancy to provide education and prenatal support.

Early Head Start Center-Based Program

The EHS center-based program is offered Monday through Thursday for 8 hours per day. The focus is on school readiness, wellness, and social and emotional development.


Head Start Center-Based Program

The Head Start center-based program is Monday through Thursday, 7 hours per day. This option supports the research that the more hours we teach, the more children will learn and retain.

If you’re interested in learning more about our services, simply get in touch.


Click below to begin enrollment into our Head Start Birth to Five Program.

Once received, the enrollment office will follow up with you to complete your application. If you have any questions, please call 812-948-6981 to speak with our enrollment staff. By completing our pre-application, you agree to receive text messages from our enrollment line, and DocuSign accounts to complete the enrollment process.  

You will need to provide the following documentation:​

  • Child's BIRTH CERTIFICATE (or other OFFICIAL document with the child's date of birth)

  • Proof of ELIGIBILITY or INCOME (SSI/Foster Letter, SNAP/TANF Info, Tax Returns, Recent check stubs, etc. )

  • Proof of ADDRESS (Utility bill, State I.D., Lease)

  • Well-check and Shot Records

  • For Health Enrollment Documents CLICK HERE (Dental and Well-Check Forms)

Come join our team!



Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Saturday and Sunday: Closed 

700 Pearl Street
New Albany, IN 47150

P: 812-271-4140

F: 812-271-4145

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