Fall Fest Will Be October 3

Carey Services and the Early Head Start Program will participate in the annual Fall Fest on Oct. 3 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the YMCA in downtown Marion. The free annual event is sponsored by Little Giants Preschool – Head Start and the Early Head Start program. The event...

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New Early Head Start Director Begins Work

Beth Wickham has joined Carey Services as the director of the agency’s Early Head Start program, replacing longtime director Cathy Queen, who recently retired. Wickham has more than 20 years of experience in Head Start programming. She began her Head Start career as a teacher and eventually became site director...

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October Head Start Awareness Month

Carey Services’ Early Head Start program is participating in National Head Start Awareness Month throughout the month of October. The National Head Start Association organizes national activities to raise awareness for the Head Start and Early Head Start programs throughout the country and for early childhood development issues in general....

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EHS Fall Fest will be Sept. 29

Carey Services Early Head Start and Little Giants Preschool — Head Start are sponsoring their annual Fall Fest on Sept. 29. The event will be 4-7 p.m. at The River Church, 759 S. Lenfesty Ave. in Marion. The event is free and open to the public. Fall Fest activities are...

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Head Start 50th Anniversary

The National Head Start Association and the Early Head Start program at Carey Services will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the national program with a Red, White and Blue day on Wednesday, Sept. 17. “Education is not a problem,” President Lyndon B. Johnson said 50 years ago. “Education is...

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