A group of local professionals and parents working together to help ensure all children have a great start in life.

Our Vision: Every young child in Barry County will enter kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed in school and life.


Click the link above to complete the online BIRTH-TO-FIVE Preschool Application!

Looking for Child Care?

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Child Care Resources

Milestones Matter!

Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists; get tips from CDC for encouraging your child’s development; and find out what to do if you are ever concerned about how your child is developing!

These materials were developed under a grant awarded by the Michigan Department of Education.