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The blog is a forum for sharing news, opinions and best practices related to maternal and infant health, early child development, healthy families and healthy communities in Delaware.

Program spotlight: Early Head Start

August 10, 2015

Early Head Start is a program provided by the New Directions Early Head Start & Telamon Early Childhood Program. The main focus of this program is to shape a positive relationship between the parent or caregiver, and child through home-care and center-care services. The Early Head Start Program can help parents and caregivers create a[…..]

Call 2-1-1 for Help Me Grow

December 4, 2013

Delaware 2-1-1 was created to give you access to information on health and social services and community resources through an easy-to-remember phone number. When youCall 2-1-1 for Help Me Grow, you’ll be able to speak confidentially to a Help Me Grow Call Specialist who can help assess your situation and direct you to the people[…..]