Help Mecklenburg County Children Turn Five Ready to Thrive
Five fun, simple and powerful ways that families can give every child a great start in life.
GPS Serves Children With Special Health Care Needs Ages 0-3 as They Transition from CDSA to CMS.
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FY 18-19 Smart Start Rewarding Excellence Applications are NOW available and are due August 15, 2018! Click Here for more information.
This school year, Mecklenburg County is opening 33 classrooms to serve 600 children in the community Decades of research have shown that Pre-K makes a difference in the school readiness of children. Not just in the short-term to get children ready to succeed in...
Don't miss this year's Week of the Young Child celebration, April 11-17! Join us for a fun-filled week celebrating early learning, young children, their teachers, families, and communities by posting your creative projects using the hashtag #woyc20. Today we...
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is excited to present Dolly Parton’s new weekly read-aloud video series called “Goodnight with Dolly.” The Book Lady sits down to read books from the Imagination Library to children and families.“Goodnight with Dolly” launches on...
Turn Five Ready to Thrive
Smart Start of Mecklenburg County
601 E. 5th Street, Suite 500
Charlotte, NC 28202