Great Start School Readiness Program is a free, state funded program for children who qualify. Children receive high quality developmentally appropriate instruction designed to prepare them for success in school. Children must be four years of age by December 1 of school year attending, and the family must meet income eligibility and/or risk factors established by the state. (ie family of four up to $69,150 per year)
The program offers:
preparation for young learners’ success in school
a variety of social and learning activities
exciting parent and family activities
Referrals are made for speech/language, Community Mental Health, Department of Human Services, Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), and other agencies to help meet the needs of families.
How to Get Help:
Visit http://www.helpmegrowottawa.org/preschool for sites and contact information.