Programs for Parents and Families

CHILD CARE REFERRAL
Parent assistance in finding quality child care.
Contact: Work Family Resource Center
Phone: (336) 761-5100

PARENT TRAININGS
Group trainings on a wide range of topics and interests for parents. For more information, contact Smart Start of Davidson County at 336-249-6688.

GROW A CHILD
Visit www.growachild.org to find information that is specific to a young child’s growth and development, as well as fun, simple activities to do with children.

RESOURCE ROOM
Offers fingerprinting, laminating, die cuts, copies, and book binding services. Available for checkout— a large selection of prop boxes and materials to enhance all of your learning centers and a library to help plan age- appropriate activities.
For more information, contact Smart Start of Davidson County at 336-249-6688.

REACH OUT AND READ
During routine visits parents will receive a developmentally appropriate book to take home and read to their child. This program begins at the 6 Month check up and continues through age 5.
For more information, contact Smart Start of Davidson County at 336-249-6688.

NC PRE K
Free Pre-K experience for eligible children the year before entering kindergarten.
Contact: Stephanie Nelson
Phone: (336) 249-6688 x 211

SMART START SCHOLARSHIP
Financial assistance to help qualifying families pay for child care.
Scholarship Application and Scholarship Requirements
En Espanol
Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility Limits (per household)
Standard Wage Verification Form
Self-Employed Wage Verification Form
New Hire Wage Verification Form

School Readiness Program / PAT
Provides in-home visitation for families of children birth to age five. Parents and or caregivers receive support and resources to help them ensure a positive school experience for their child.
Contact: Bleasha Carroll
Phone: 336-472-4666