The early months and years are so important in child development.  Every parent needs all the support he or she can get during this period to raise healthy and happy children.

But knowing where to turn is often not so easy. The following are programs and services available in the community to help you build a positive relationship with your child, overcome adversity and help your child develop their potential.





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Text4baby is a free service that helps pregnant and new moms get important information. Women who text BABY (or BEBE for Spanish) to 511411 receive free text messages three times per week, timed to their due date or their baby’s birth date, through pregnancy and up until the baby’s first birthday. Text4baby sends personalized messages directly to you, and the texts have information you can trust because they are developed by experts from all over the country. There is also an app that provides additional information about baby’s development, pregnancy, childcare tips, and more.


Vroom turns shared moments into brain building moments. Whether it’s mealtime, bathtime, or anytime in between, there are always ways to nurture our children’s growing minds.