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Help Me Grow: The Roots of Help Me Grow

October 9, 2013

Help Me Grow originated in Hartford, Connecticut in 1998 and became a statewide program in 2002 due to its efficiency. Since the program’s founding, it has spread nationwide to 18 affiliate states. Help Me Grow was founded on the assumption that children who were at risk for developmental and behavioral problems were escaping early detection.[…..]