Supporting and strengthening Kansas early learning programs through advocacy, professional development and leadership.
Kansas Head Start Association (KHSA) is a private 501(c)(3) organization which serves and represents all 29 Head Start and Early Head Start programs in Kansas and works to strengthen early learning programs through advocacy, education and leadership. KHSA was founded in 1997 and brings a strong history and background of providing high quality professional development opportunities to its member programs as well as to members of other early learning partnerships in Kansas.
Discover how you can help advocate for head start and early childhood education in Kansas and at the Federal level
KHSA has various Oral Health education resources available for purchase. Check them out, and let us know if you have any questions.
KHSA supports more than 15 Kansas school districts to provide integrated preschool classrooms that provide comprehensive services to prepare children for kindergarten. Find out how you can pursue an ELC classroom in your community.
Understanding medical and health information can be hard. KHSA supports evidence based training of practitioners to build confidence in parents when caring for their children when they are ill.
KHSA is committed to assisting Head Start programs support the social emotional development of young children
KHSA is helping children enter Kindergarten cavity free and ready to learn. Find out how.
Click to find out about our new Head Start Financial Litercy pilot project
KHSA provides Basic and Advanced training for Home Visitors. Click to find out more.