Head Start

Early Head Start Program Opens East Hartford Classrooms

Goodwin College students can now get child care on the college's main campus.

Students and the public can enroll infants and toddlers in the new Early Head Start Center.

"We had students who were so desperately in need of child care and you can't take care of the parent, unless you take care of the kids. Because we know you can't go to school with a good conscious if you're worried about your kid," Goodwin President Mark Scheinberg said.

Scheinberg partnered with the Community Renewal Team, a community action agency based in Hartford, and on Thursday they officially opened two Early Head Start classrooms opened on campus.

"We have to applaud...