The Chattahoochee YMCA/Head Start Academy administers the Head Start program, which is a federally funded preschool program that offers services to children between the ages of 3 and 5. It includes various services, such as educational and early childhood development, meals, and child and health care. The academy also provides financial assistance to children and families. It is a part of the YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, which is a nonprofit organization that offers a variety of programs for children and families. The organization s programs include adult education, job training, health enhancement, volunteer development, and after-school child care and enrichment programs. The Chattahoochee YMCA/Head Start Academy is located in Atlanta and is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).