Providing Head Start services to Bastrop, Fayette, Lee, and Colorado counties

We are now accepting applications for HEAD START AND EARLY HEAD START via Online Application 
see 'Forms/Applications' page for links and downloads

Need Assistance to Apply?

Office Hours for Assistance with Applying for Head Start Services

8 AM — 4 PM

Monday — Friday

(excluding holidays) 




Our Mission

The mission of Cen -Tex Family Services, Inc. is to provide learning experiences in a safe and healthy environment. We promote school readiness and seek to improve the quality of life for the children and families we serve, to empower them to become self-sufficient, contributing members of our society.



Contact Information

Administrative Offices

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

The last day of Head Start services for this semester is May 23, 2019.

Early Head Start services are provided through July 19, 2019. 


(512) 303-7737 | (800) 433-7570

(512) 303-6604

Postal address
2402 Main St., Bastrop, TX 78602

Electronic mail
General Information:
Employment Information:

Center Locations:
Head Start and Early Head Start Centers


In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) mail:

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Cen-Tex Family Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified applicants for all positions without discrimination on the basis of age, gender, disability, race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, veteran status, or genetics. Women, Minorities, Veterans, and Disabled applicants are encouraged to apply. CTFS undertakes action to assure equal opportunity to underutilized minorities, women, and for all other persons with disabilities.

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