Early Head Start The Early Head Start mission is to promote healthy outcomes for pregnant women, enhance the development of very young children and promote healthy family functioning. Centerstone Early Head Start focuses on care for at-risk pregnant women and children, birth to 3 years old in Franklin and Williamson Counties. The Early Head Start team has the skills to assist families of children with special needs. If you would like to reach a facility directly, please call (855) 608-3560 and use the extension for the facility you wish to reach: West Frankfort – 7501 South – 7950 Marion Main Street – 7701 Alton – 1701 For the Early Head Start Online Application, please click here. To learn more about the program, please click here. To view the program’s annual report, please click here.