A comprehensive early childhood system is a network of county-wide supports and services working together to achieve better results for young children and families.
Karen Black, Great Start Coordinator
Maria Cook, Great Start Parent Liaison
989-224-6831 ext. 2145
Physical Health Care – High-quality physical and child development services, including referrals for children with developmental concerns.
Social-Emotional Health Care- Specialized child development and mental health services that promote the social-emotional well-being of all young children.
Parent Education & Family Support – Excellent support for parents in the critical role they play in their child's overall development.
Early Care and Education – High-quality early care and educational services for children that prepare them to succeed in school and life.
Basic Needs, Economic Security & Child Safety – Access to supports and services that assist families to be safe and financially stable.
A Great Start for every child in Clinton County- safe, healthy and eager to succeed in school and in life.
The purpose of Clinton County Great Start is to assure a coordinated system of community resources and supports to assist all our families in providing a great start for their children.