Welcome To Head Start

We empower children and families to reach their potential now and throughout life

Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency

MCCAA Head Start has provided quality childcare in Middle Tennessee since 1970. Our caring staff all have degrees, certifications, or long term experience related to child development. and are involved in ongoing training including 80 clock hours of child development training each year. All MCCAA centers are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children and all sites are licensed by the Tennessee Department of Human Services. All of our centers have the highest rating issued by the state regulatory agency of 3-STAR indicating the best quality. We are active members of the Regional and the Tennessee Head Start Association.

MCCAA Head Start offers research-based and age-appropriate curricula and learning activities for children ages six weeks to five years. Our programs focus on age-appropriate play and individualized learning opportunities. All children are involved in our educational and fun activities including music, art, storytelling, and recreation.