BRADFORD-TIOGA HEAD START, INC. has helped thousands of families for over 35 years. The federally funded program began in 1978 as a preschool program. As opportunities became available, the program applied for and received funding to open additional preschool classrooms and Early Head Start home-based services. Bradford-Tioga Head Start, Inc. receives federal and state funding to provide Head Start and PA Pre-K Counts (preschool) programming in Tioga and Bradford Counties, and federal funding provides programming for Early Head Start. Classrooms in Bradford and Tioga Counties serve 3- to 5-yearolds and their families. Early Head Start is a home-based program that serves pregnant mothers and families with children from birth to age 3.