Administrative & Smart REWARDS Coordinator
Professional Development & Early Literacy Coordinator
For child care referrals: Monday thru Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm the Southwestern Resource Coordinator is available to help families make informed decisions about quality child care and other parenting concerns. Simply answer some questions about your child care needs and they will provide you with a listing of referrals that meet your child care criteria.
To get more information call toll free: 1-877-752-5955 or 828-586-5561 Ext. 314
or click the link below:
Although we won’t be hosting our annual children’s booth at the Bascom Lamar Lunsford Festival this year, we still have some fun activities to share with everyone. Join us on Facebook the week of
September 28 – October 2 for activities everyone can enjoy at home this fall.
We will also be hosting a reading of “When I was Young in the Mountains” by Cynthia Rylant.
NC State Extension Office https://foodsafety.ces.ncsu.edu/covid-19-resources/
Resources and Activities for Parents:
800 Children Served
8 Child Care Centers
3 Head Start Classrooms
22 Years in Service
Some kids win the lottery at birth; far too many don't - and most people have a hard time catching up over the rest of their lives. Children raised in disadvantaged environments are not only much less likely to succeed in school or in society, but they are also much less likely to be healthy adults.
-Economist, James Heckman