Head Start is a comprehensive child development program which focuses on preparing children for entry into kindergarten. The program serves income eligible children ages 3-5 and their families by providing educational, health, dental and social services free of charge.
Community Services of Northeast Texas, Inc. operates seven Senior Centers located in Jefferson, Marshall, Newsome, Pittsburg, and Waskom Texas. Seniors are able to enjoy a hot meal, participate in activities such as table games, Health screenings, Nutrition education, Book swaps, Birthday parties, etc..
Community Services administers Salvation Army funds, Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) and the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG). The department is also responsible for food pantries in addition to blanket, fan and coat drives.