State and Federal Programs that Serve Young Children in Illinois

Additional Information on state and federal programs can be found in the Birth to Five Program Inventory: Government-Funded Programs and Initiatives in Illinois for Expecting Families and Young Children, July 2009, prepared by the Ounce of Prevention Fund.

Head Start

U.S. Department of Education

Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)

Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS)