Who we are,


Our dedicated staff and supportive partners provide
strength-based individualized learning, wellness, and
family support services through research-based
practice to promote successful futures for those we


We enhance early learning and empower family growth and development within Kittitas County.

About us:  Formerly Kittitas County Head Start/ECEAP

Bright Beginnings for Kittitas County

Bright Beginnings for Kittitas County is a non-profit organization that provides services to pregnant women, families and children ranging in age from birth to six years of age.  Bright Beginnings for Kittitas County employs approximately 50 staff and has approximately 75 volunteer positions.

Our organization strives to provide comprehensive services to families and children and based on our organization goals we provide many services that focus on expecting mothers, infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their family unit.  Our programs with approximate current counts include:

Head Start(image)Head Start - Federally funded grant preschool (ages 3-5) with 105 children.

Early Head Start(image)Early Head Start - Federally funded grant program serving Prenatal to age 3 with 54 slots. Currently Home-based program offered.  Center-based program to follow in the near future.

ECEAP(image)ECEAP - (Early Childhood Education & Assistance Program)  State funded preschool with 18 children.

ESIT - (Early Support for Infants and Toddlers)  State funded early intervention services with 22 children. See attached Birth-3 Brochure,  Birth-3 Referral Form  

ASP(image)ASQ - (Ages & Stages Questionnaire)  Developmental screening program with 83 children.



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