An agency that provides a valuable services for western Illinois youngsters is looking for new students for the coming school year.

PACT Head Start is a program that provides education, health, social and family engagement services for three and four year olds and their limited income families.

PACT is now accepting applications for the 2014-15 year.

PACT also has an Early Head Start program for pregnant women and children ages birth to three.

If you'd like more information on PACT for West Central Illinois, call 1-800-443-PACT or go to