Head Start and Great Start Readiness Programs countywide are currently collecting interest forms for eligible children for the 2021-2022 School Year. Children must turn 4 years old by December 1, 2021, to qualify for GSRP and 3 year old by December 1, 2021, to qualify for Head Start.
Find Help and Coronavirus Resources
Do you need help finding food, community resources, child care and more during this uncertain time? Are you looking for fun ways to educate your child while at home? Please visit our Coronavirus Resource page for help on these topics and more.
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
Combined Family Support and School Readiness Committee Thursday, September 9th 1:00-2:30 PM
Great Start Families Community Fair
Visit our calendar for meeting location information.
If you would like to join a Great Start Collaborative committee or would like additional information, Contact Us.
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