Welcome to CAPE, Inc!

Community Association for Preschool Education, Inc. (CAPE, Inc.) is a non-profit organization that provides comprehensive early care and education through Head Start, Early Head Start, and State Preschool programs to children ages 0-5 in Eastern Alameda County, Early Head Start services in Central Alameda County through child care partnerships, and Medi-Cal certified Mental Health Services in Eastern, Central, and Southern Alameda County.

  • About CAPE


    CAPE, Inc.'s primary focus is providing the highest quality Early Childhood Development services that meet the needs of low-income children and their families.
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  • Our Services


    CAPE, Inc. will incorporate best practices in education, health, nutrition, parent involvement, mental, health and services for children with disabilities.
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  • Apply Today


    If you would like to apply for one of our programs, please review the eligibility guidelines and download our
    enrollment application.
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Latest News & Events

June 22, 2016
Important Dates
All parents and guardians of prospective and continuing students at CAPE, Inc. Please note the following important dates for the remaining 2016 school schedule.

May 11, 2016
Upcoming Events
Family Activity Day is an annual event held for enrolled children and their families. Families can take part in physical activities together and access a community resource area. For more information, please speak with your child’s Family Advocate.

May 9, 2016
Strengthening Outcomes
Head Start early childhood programs are committed to ensuring that children are healthy and ready for school. We recognize that strong families are at the heart of children’s success.

Our Vision

Our vision is to provide the highest quality early childhood development, education, and family services to support school readiness and meet the needs of low-income children, their families, and our community.

CAPE Inc. programs provide individualized opportunities for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers in a nurturing environment. Enrolled families will have access to parent trainings, conferences, family events, mental health services, as well as additional specialized services for children with disabilities.

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