School Readiness Programs

Image School Readiness Programs

Programs listed in this category include: Child Care for Pre-School Age, Subsidized Child Care, and Training for Parents of Preschoolers.

Training for Parents of Preschoolers

Home Instruction for Preschool Youngsters Program

Home Instruction for Preschool Youngsters Program

Program provides home-based family educational support for parents of eligible children. Program provides trained coordinators to assist parents in preparing their children for kindergarten. Children who meet guidelines for TANF funded services are eligible for the program. read on Home Instruction for Preschool Youngsters Program

Subsidized Child Care

Early Care and Education

Early Care and Education

Program provides subsidized child care services for Manatee County children whose families meet the eligibility criteria. A referral service is provided for all child care services for Manatee County children, regardless of income. Services also include: developmental assessments, feedback and stimulation activities, observation of children with possible delays, and helps to locate and obtain additional evaluations and therapies if needed from other agencies in the community who would best serve the needs of the individual child. read on Early Care and Education