Jefferson County Committee for
Economic Opportunity -
The Head Start - Early Head Start Program, provides comprehensive child and family development services to those most in need in Jefferson County, Alabama. Our goal is optimal outcomes for both children and families. We seek at all times to provide the highest quality services. This is accomplished by supporting and promoting the professional development of our staff; implementing effective service delivery systems; and monitoring, assessing, and adjusting them to assure the best in services provision. We also stay abreast of research to learn and implement best practices, use technology effectively, and collaborate with a wide variety of community partners.
CARMELITA POINDEXTERJCCEO Deputy Director - Child Development Services
The JCCEO Community Services Division serves Jefferson County, Alabama through the following
programs: Adult Day Health Care, Senior Nutrition Centers, Energy Assistance, Emergency Assistance, Financial Literacy, and Home Weatherization. The JCCEO Community Services Division provides programs and services for more than 21,000 people annually that are available at no cost to low-income residents of Jefferson County, Alabama.
VIOLA MIMSJCCEO Deputy Director - Community Services
Child Development Services and Community Services
JCCEO300 Eighth Avenue, WestBirmingham, Alabama 35204-3039Phone: 205-327-7500Fax: 205-326-4179
JCCEO considers applicants for all services without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.USDA Non-Discrimination StatementIn accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
1) Mail: U.S. Department of AgricultureOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights1400 Independence Avenue, SWWashington, D.C. 20250-9410;(2) Fax: (202) 690-7442; or(3) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This Institution is an equal opportunity provider.
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