Resources and Activities for Parents:
Early Education Activity Calendar
Reach Out & Read: When your child has a well-child visit at the Madison County Health Department or any location of the Hot Springs Health program, they will receive a free book at their visit. To learn more about the Reach Out & Read program, please visit: https://www.rorcarolinas.org
The Raising A Reader program helps young children improve literacy development through a weekly rotation of books sent to children’s homes and daily book sharing between caregivers and young children. Available in select Pre-K classrooms in Madison County.
Looking for Child Care?
You can access referrals by either emailing or calling
Southwestern Child Development Commission
Email a Parent Services Counselor: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call and speak to a Parent Services Counselor: 877.752.5955
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