Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Navigate Up
Sign In

  Preschool Services

Preschool Services

Welcome to the Preschool Services Department Website

COVID-19 Information and Updates

Preschool Services Administration (909) 383-2078

Department of Public Health\COVID-19 Updates

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention\COVID-19 School Guidance

PSD COVID-19 Response and Parent Communication

PSD COVID-19 Response and Parent Communication (Spanish)

New Home Visiting Program for parents who are currently pregnant and/or have a child less than 24 months old (flyer)

Enrollment Applications

The San Bernardino County Preschool Services is now accepting applications for Head Start, Early Head Start and State Preschool for the 2019-20 and 2020-21 school year!
Departamento de Servicios Preescolares del Condado de San Bernardino está ahora aceptando aplicaciones para Head Start, Early Head Start, Y el Programa Preescolar del Estado de California (CSPP) para el año escolar 2019-20 y 2020-21.
The San Bernardino County Preschool Services is accepting applications for the Online High School Diploma Program.
Please mail your application to:
Preschool Services Department
Attention: CEU Unit,
662 S. Tippecanoe Ave.
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0630

The Preschool Services Department (PSD) administers the Federal Head Start, Early Head Start, and Early Head Start - Child Care Partnership programs, California Department of Education State Preschool program, as well as the Child and Adult Care Food Program in 41 locations throughout the County of San Bernardino. All programs are fully funded from Federal and State sources with no local cost.

PSD serves about 6000, disadvantaged families with children ages 0 - 5 and pregnant women. PSD's priority population includes: Our programs are family-oriented, comprehensive and community-based which address developmental goals for enrolled children, support for parents in fulfilling their parental roles and becoming self-sufficient and linkage to other services and resources. PSD offers a full array of child development and family support services which include:
  • Health (Medical and Dental Screenings and Follow-Up)
  • Access to Prenatal and Postpartum Care
  • Nutrition Education
  • Mental Health / Behavioral Services and Support Groups
  • Disability Services
  • Education and Job Training
  • Literacy Programs (Adults and Children)
  • Food and Nutrition Services
  • Fatherhood Engagement

**Services unavailable through the Department are made available to families through a referral system**

Our Department is a model of excellence in child development and family empowerment that achieves national recognition and exceeds federal and state standards. In addition, we provide a foundation for success for children by giving them the highest quality child development and family support services throughout the County of San Bernardino.

If you are interested in these services and would like further information, please contact the center listed in our Contacts page or call us at toll free at (888) KIDS - 025 or (888) 543 - 7025.

Service animals are permitted at all Preschool Service Department sites.
Quick Launch

Mission Statement
"To Improve the Well-Being of Children, Empower Families, and Strengthen Communities."
Vision Statement
Our children will excel in whatever setting they go to next. Our families’ quality of life is measurably better after participating in our programs. Our efforts increase the quantity and quality of sustainable resources and services countywide.