About the New England Head Start Association

The New England Head Start Association (NEHSA) is committed to providing strong support to New England Head Start and Early Head Start programs throughout the region.  We provide professional development opportunities, represent a regional voice at national forums and provide a regional response to policies and initiatives impacting Head Start’s future.
  • Provides a forum for networking, shaping public policy, and the delivery of training to promote high quality services for children and families.
  • Fosters communications and shares best practices among programs in the region.
  • Works to inform policies that impact the Head Start and Early Head Start communities in the region and nationally.
  • Partners with parent and staff representatives from each of the New England States and the Office of Head Start’s Regional Office.