Raising a child is a big job, but you're not alone. There are resources that can help you every step of the way—from pregnancy until the time your child enters kindergarten. Check them out and share your favorites, too!
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We have resources available to you based on the age of your child. To see them, click on your child's age group button below.
Find out about NC-Pre-K
The NC Pre-K program is a free pre-kindergarten program for children whose families meet eligibility requirements.Learn More
As parents and families, we are our child’s first teacher. That’s a big responsibility, especially since 90% of a child’s brain development happens by age five.
This hub is a resource that can help you:
- Find credible information about what’s happening at every stage of your child’s development: prenatal, infant, toddler, Preschool, NC Pre-K, Kindergarten, and children with special needs.
- Connect with resources in Guilford County designed especially for parents and young children.
- Get ideas about fun, free activities you can do with young children through our Pinterest page.
- Learn about high-quality childcare options and see what’s available at various stages.
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Get connected to other services and resources in Guilford County by calling 2-1-1 from any phone.
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Need Help Paying for Childcare?
Your child may qualify for a scholarship, or other assistance may be available to you.
To find quality childcare in Guilford County, call the Regional Child Care Resources & Referral Region 11 at Guilford Child Development at (336) 369-5097 or 1-800-289-5098 from 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday.
To apply and see if you qualify for a childcare voucher through Guilford County DSS, call (336) 641-7791.