PHSA has a NEW mailing address. Effective immediately, please start sending all mail to:

Pennsylvania Head Start Association
PO Box 6445
Harrisburg, PA 17112


Who We Are and What We Do

Our Mission: Pennsylvania Head Start Association improves the future for children, families, and communities who are economically challenged.

Our Vision: The Pennsylvania Head Start Association advocates for children and families who are economically challenged to ensure all children reach their full potential. As a responsive, collaborative, and thriving organization, we embrace diversity, promote comprehensive services, and unify the early childhood community by leading the charge for professional development, information sharing, and advocacy.

The Pennsylvania Head Start Association is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit, a non-partisan association serving as a voice for Pennsylvania's most vulnerable children and families.

PHSA's Annual Membership Meeting

Join PHSA Executive Director Blair Hyatt and PHSA Board President Wendy King virtually for the annual membership meeting. We will be recognizing the winners of the Francine Bunch award and the Jeff Koppel Memorial Scholarship at this event.

We hope you can join us, please register for free below!

Register Today!


Program Spotlight!

In March, the Thrive to Five program was a recipient of the Wawa Catering to Our Communities initiative! They were selected as one of 100 organizations chainwide, from hundreds of submissions, to recognize their amazing teachers, with a Wawa Catering Party for their hard work, dedication and flexibility through this unprecedented time.