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The Mississippi Head Start Association’s (MHSA) mission is to provide Mississippi children and families with a range of individualized services in the areas of education and early child development, medical, dental and mental health, nutrition and parent engagement. Embracing a set of core value which promotes wellness, respects families cultures and diversity, supports family empowerment and community development. Head Start programs are designed to build on the strengths of families and communities.