Thank you for your interest in Higher Horizons Day Care Center, Inc. Higher Horizons serves children and families of all ethnic and cultural backgrounds, including children with disabilities and pregnant women who meet income guidelines and live within Fairfax County, VA.

Application Guidelines

Before you can enroll your child/children in the Higher Horizons Head Start & Early Head Start program, you must meet the US Department of Health and Human Services Income Guidelines. For example, for a family of 3, the total household income must be at or below $21,960.

2021 HHS Poverty Guidelines

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Persons in Family or Household, 48 Contiguous States and D.C.
1,                     $12\,880
2,                     $17\,420
3,                     $21\,960
4,                     $26\,500
5,                     $31\,040
6,                     $35\,580
7,                     $40\,120
8,                     $44\,600
For each additional Family Member,                   add $4\,540

Application Instructions

If you meet these requirements, and would like to complete an application, please click the link below. An Intake person will contact you for more information and the completion of your online application and the required documents needed to complete the application.


Please call us at (703) 820-2457 if you have any questions or if you need help in completing the application.