Non-profit preschool program accepting applications

Greene Lamp is a federally funded non-profit preschool program currently operating in Lenoir and Greene County.

Staff recruit all year and are currently accepting applications for children between the ages of 1-5.

There are two preschool programs, Head Start and Early Head Start.

The program is free to qualifying families and focuses on school readiness with an emphasis on social and cognitive development, health, nutrition and other services.

Greene Lamp Head Start currently serves 311 children. Kids are eligible for Head Start as long as they're 3 years old by August 31st of the current year.

Early Head Start currently serves 145 children. Kids are eligible for Early Head Start as long as they're 1 year old by July 31st of the current year.

The Greene County location is in Snow Hill at 110-A 1st Street.

The Lenoir County location is in Kinston at 1001 E. Highland Avenue.

You can call 252-523-7770, ext. 210 for more information or visit here.