Head Start

Education
5:26 pm
Wed June 5, 2013

Forsyth County Head Start Site Will Close Because of a Loss in Federal Funding

Bob Feikema, President and CEO OF Family Services Inc., says Forsyth County will lose more than $200,000 in federal funds for Head Start
Credit Keri Brown

Nationwide, Head Start programs are feeling the painful impact of sequestration, or federal budget cuts.  According to the Administration for Children and Families, about 70,000 children nationwide will lose access to Head Start because of the cuts. In Forsyth County, Family Services in Forsyth County is bracing to close one of its Head Start sites, because of the loss in funding.

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