The mission of the St. Joseph County Great Start Collaborative is to engage the entire community to assure a coordinated system of services and resources to assist families in providing a great start for their children from birth through age five.
We are looking forward to the 13th Annual Michigan Fatherhood Conference to be held on Friday, March 20th2015 in Howell, MI. This year we have several scholarships to cover the registration fee for fathers and [...]
Learn about parenting issues, programs, and resources. Kick off the 23rd Annual Parenting Awareness Month. For anyone who works with parents and families– educators, service providers, school personnel, parent network and coalition members, and parent [...]
Submitted by Karen Nemeth, an author, speaker, consultant and blogger on early childhood language development. Shes developed her expertise in toy selection as a mom and a grandma. Here is My Top 10 Toy [...]
Allegan County Great Start Collaborative invites you to attend the 1st Annual Fatherhood Conference. When: May 30, 2015, 9 am to 4 pm Where: Ridge Point Community Church, 340 104th Ave, Holland Keynote Speaker: Dan Seaborn, Founder of [...]
The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study is one of the largest investigations ever conducted to assess associations between childhood maltreatment and later-life health and well-being. Childhood abuse, neglect, and exposure to other traumatic stressors which [...]