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Head Start is free to families that qualify and has 58 preschool classes throughout communities in Jackson and Josephine County that meet from mid-September through May. These are half day classes, mornings and afternoons, on Tuesdays through Fridays. Classes have 17-20 three and four year old children, depending on the facility. There is a two week winter break and one week spring break.

Medford YMCA
The YMCA offers preschool and child care by the hour at the YMCA facility in Medford.

Early Childhood Services is a program of the Southern Oregon Education Service District. We serve families with children birth to five years old throughout Josephine County. Our inclusive toddler and preschool classrooms offer engaging learning and social experiences in a supportive atmosphere.

  • Printable Brochure
  • To refer a child with suspected delays
  • To inquire about enrolling your typically developing child; call 541-956-2059