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Parent and Caregiver Resources

In this section you will find a number of links to resources for families in our three county community.  These resources are not exhaustive and are meant to help support families as they strive to provide a Great Start for their young children.

Great Start Parent Coalition

Developmental Information  


Parent Coalition

The Great Start Parent Coalition mission is o help ensure that every child in Mason, Lake and Oceana Counties is safe, healthy, and eager to succeed in school and in life. To assure a coordinated system of community resources and support to help all Mason, Lake and Oceana County’s families provide a great start for their children from pre-birth to age eight.

Developmental Information

Find out what's happening at each developmental stage of your child's life from birth to age five. Click the link above to find out more about developmental stages.