Great Start Collaborative
Ensuring a Great Start for Jackson's Children!
We invite you to submit your Letter of Intent for the 2016-2017 Great Start Collaborative/Early Childhood grant (32p). After completing the form, please be prepared to send a general budget of your program via email. We will be accepting grant applications through August 29th at 12:00 pm. Thank you!
2016-2017 Preschool Interest Form Now Available
Not sure what type of program is right for your 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 to see if your child may qualify for a free preschool experience.
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, 9/27 12:30-2:00 P.M.
Family Support: Thursday, 8/11 1:00-2:30 P.M.
Great Start Families: Monday, 8/15 2 P.M. Cascades Park
School Readiness: Tuesday, 8/16 4:00-5:30 P.M.
If you would like to join a Great Start Collaborative committee or would like additional information, Contact Us.
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