Committed Communities

 

 

 

 

Partnerships are formally established to support early childhood programs and services
http://www.greatstartsaginaw.org/get-involved/in-great-start-collaborative

Adequate funding is defined in and supplied to support early childhood programs
http://heckmanequation.org/

Support family friendly business practices, including
•  Supportive of parents as employees
•  Supportive of community
•  http://www.saginawchamber.org/
Preschool scholarships
http://www.greatstartsaginaw.org/family-resources/preschool-scholarships
Advocate for early education
•  http://www.greatstartsaginaw.org/get-information/what-is-the-parent-coalition

Understand early childhood programs and schools
http://saginawheadstart.org/

http://www.spsd.net/childhood/
http://www.sisd.cc/early/   

Have conversations with families and connect them to resources
•  https://www.consumersenergy.com/default.aspx
•  https://www.consumersenergy.com/content.aspx?id=7386&utm_source=customerutm_medium=redirect&utm_campaign=care
•  http://www.unitedwaysaginaw.org/imagination-library
•  http://stempipeline.com/
•  http://www.sisd.cc/instructional-services/mathinthemail/
•  http://www.saginaw-stars.com/
•  http://www.spsd.net/childhood/
•  http://www.saginaw-mi.com/residents/neighborhoodassociations/
•  http://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/0,5885,7-339-73970_5461_66820-288010--,00.html
•  http://www.theezekielproject.com/   

Affordable high quality childcare available to families
•  http://greatstarttoquality.org/finding-child-care-preschool
•  http://www.michiganchildcarecentersinc.com/   

All programs and services inclusive of children and families with special needs
•  http://www.sisd.cc/early/
•  http://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/0,5885,7-339-73970_5461_66820-288010--,00.html
•  http://www.somi.org/
•  https://www.autismspeaks.org/resource-guide/state/MI   

Shared referrals
•  http://www.saginawhub.org/web/

Value and participate in community collaborations
http://www.saginaw-mi.com/residents/neighborhoodassociations/
http://stempipeline.com/
http://www.theezekielproject.com/