Great Start Parent Coalition
Parent Coalition Membership requirements include the following:
*Spreading the word on the work we do and simply wanting to empower families with children from birth through age 8.
*Remain active by attending 4 meetings a year.
Additional ways to participate include:
*Liking and sharing our posts on Facebook.
*Help with diaper drives and other community events.
As a member of the Great Start Parent Coalition you will:
*learn about child development, brain development and the importance of early childhood.
*develop leadership skills.
*build connections with other parents.
*learn to plan events.
*be up to date on information that could affect your family.
If you are interested in learning more and getting email updates fill out the form below:
The Great Start Collaborative of Berrien County, which is funded by and in partnership with the Early Childhood Investment Corporation, is proud to present this updated Resource Guide for families of Berrien County with children ages birth to five. Read more …
Estimada familia del condado de Berrien, El gran comienzo colaborativo del condado de Berrien, (The Great Start Collaborative of Berrien County) pagado por, y en la asociación con, la Corporación Inversión Niñez Temprana (ECIC). Es orgulloso de presentar la guía de recursos para familias del condado de Berrien con niños de nacimiento a cinco. Leer más…
The Great Start Collaborative of Berrien County is a partnership of community leaders, business owners, charitable and faith-based organizations, health and human service agencies, educators, and parents. It is committed to establishing and maintaining a network of county-wide supports and services that work together to achieve better results for young children and families.
• Engages community partners in the planning and coordination of services.
• Addresses the factors that influence a child’s readiness for school and life.
• Promotes community awareness of early childhood issues.
• Advocates for quality early childhood programs and services.
Our goal is that every child in Berrien County is safe, healthy, and eager to succeed in
school and life. Read more …
The Great Start Collaborative of Berrien County has put together this directory of Berrien County preschools, in hopes to help make the process of finding a
preschool for your child easier. This directory of preschools is meant to provide information and does not endorse or recommend any specific preschool or program. Any information in this directory is subject to change without notification. Read More …