Online resources and support
Here are some links we hope you find helpful. Please note that clicking these will open up pages/sites that are not a part of willowtreefamily.com
Great Start to Quality helps parents find the best child care and preschool for their child, and helps providers improve the care and education they give to children. Standards set by Great Start to Quality are used to rate child care and preschool programs to ensure that Michigan’s youngest children have high-quality early learning experiences.
Play and Learn Groups provide activities for families to play alongside their children and explore many developmental domains including sensory experiences, motor skills, and language skills. Information on topics related to young children and parenting is shared, as well as connections to community resources. Groups are offered in a variety of locations across the Ingham service area.
The Ingham GSC publishes a Parent Resource Guide for parents with children birth to 5. The guide includes community agency descriptions and contact information on the following six topics: Prenatal Education; Parent Education Classes; Parent Support Groups;Parenting Resources; Home Visitation; and Parent-Child Activities.