AVANCE(A-vahn-ceh), the Spanish word for “advance” or “progress,” has been serving the needs of low-income families since its founding in Texas in 1973.  AVANCE offers Parent-Child Education Program (PCEP), Head Start, Early Head Start, Healthy Marriage, Fatherhood, ESL, Computer Training and a GED program that features additional resouces designed to fully prepare students to transition to college. We help our participants reach future of opportunity and economic prosperity.