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Our mission is to provide comprehensive, high-quality, and community-based early care and education services for young children. We closely partner with parents, building upon their innate parenting strengths, providing knowledge, active help and encouragement, mentoring and opportunities for community-based intergenerational support and learning experiences. We build collaborative relationships with others in our communities who impact the lives of young children and their families. We advocate for policies and resources to support young children and their families.
Serving children and families in Down East Maine through Head Start, Early Head Start, Childcare and early education programming. Established in 1970, over 46 years of quality services and going strong.We are a private, non-profit, small business employing almost 100 people in Downeast Maine.