Great Start Collaborative
Ensuring a Great Start for Jackson's Children!
2015-2016 Preschool Interest Form Now Available
Not sure what type of program is right for you child? Check out the Jackson County Free Preschool Brochure.
Ready to start the application process? Visit our Preschool Partnership page to complete an interest form.
March 14th Jackson Family Expo - Families Gettin' Fit & Havin' Fun
2015 Jackson Family Expo celebrating Parenting Awareness Month is March 14 from 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. at Westwood Mall. Interactive activities for the whole family every 10 minutes in the Fit & Fun Zone including: African Drums, Zumba, Piloxing, and Action Martial Arts. For more information, view the event flyer here.
Free Online Developmental Screening
Families with children between the ages of 2 months and 5 years residing in Jackson County can complete a FREE Ages and Stages developmental screening.
Click here to complete a free Ages & Stages Questionnaire on your child's development.
Upcoming Committee Meetings
Executive Committee: Tuesday, 3/24 12:30-2:00 P.M.
Family Support: Thursday, 3/12 11:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M.
Great Start Families: Monday, 4/13 5:30-7:30 P.M.
Imagination Library Fundraising Council: Tuesday, 4/7 12-1:30 P.M.
School Readiness: Tuesday, 3/17 4:00-5:00 P.M.
If you would like to join a Great Start Collaborative committee or would like additional information, Contact Us.
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