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Find out more information about our Head Start, Early Head Start and Pre-K Counts programs.


LCHS Programs

Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is a high quality early childhood education program that provides services to children and their families in Luzerne and Wyoming Counties. LCHS is made up of Head Start, Pre-K Counts and Early Head Start.

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2022-2023 School Calendar

Our 2022-2023 calendar has been finalized. The first day of class for children is Wed., Sept. 7th. Please note as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, certain classrooms or centers may have to *temporarily* close or switch to remote learning.

2022-2023 School Calendar

Careers at LCHS

Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is hiring full and part-time employees at multiple locations. We offer competitive pay; medical, dental and vision benefits; generous PTO; retirement savings plan with employer contributions at 7% and much more.


Recent News & Upcoming Events

Book Drive to Benefit Head Start Children

September 14, 2022

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Golf Tournament Supports Head Start Summer Learning Experience

September 14, 2022

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LCHS to Hold Sept. Childhood Nutrition Event

September 12, 2022

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Early Head Start Happenings – Fall 2022 Newsletter

August 16, 2022

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Hazleton Recruitment Event Scheduled for August 2nd

July 28, 2022

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Get the SCOOP: Sign up for Head Start services and get FREE Ice Cream

July 25, 2022

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Voices of Head Start:

"The experience my grandson had with Early Head Start gave him a better chance. As a grandmother, I did not realize there was so much you could do to help infants develop and grow. Without Early Head Start and the motivation from the staff, my grandson probably would not have achieved his age-related goals.”

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