Head Start/Early Head Start maintain a yearly recruitment process for all children, ages, 6 weeks through 4 years. Ten percent of the total funded slots will be set aside for children with special needs. Applications are available at Headquarters, all Head Start/Early Head Start Centers, or by calling 210-226-6232. Eligibility consists of appropriate age: (a) Early Head Start children 6 weeks to 2 ½ (b) Head Start children are eligible on their 3rd birthday. Parents must provide proof of their annual income by submitting a W-2, 1040 tax form, verification of earnings, or a statement from the employer.