Chefornak Head Start - AVCP

Contact Information:

PO Box 128
Chefornak, AK 99561
(907) 867-8748
(907) 867-8727

About this PreSchool

Location: Bethel County AK

The purpose of Head Start is to help break the cycle of poverty by providing preschool children of low-income families with a comprehensive program to meet their emotional, social, health, nutritional and psychological needs.

To be eligibleChildren between the ages of three and five from

  • low-income families
  • Foster children
  • Homeless children
  • Children with special needs
  • All other children who fall between the age requirements are eligible.

Entry is based on a tally for an enrollment point system.

Children and families who are enrolled in the Head Start Program in

  • Akiachak
  • Bethel
  • Chefornak
  • Kotlik
  • Nightmute
  • Quinhagak
  • Russian Mission
  • Scammon Bay
  • Tuntutuliak
  • Tuluksak
  • Tununak

Mission Statement*

Provides Human Development, Social Services, and other culturally relevant programs for the people, to promote self-determination, protection and enhancement of our culture and traditions through a working partnership with member villages of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. * source:

User Questions & Answers

Leave a comment

Have you used the services of this agency? Tell others about your experience.