Smart Beginnings
Start With Families

Parents & Child Care Provider Partnerships
In most communities, about 2/3 of young children live with working parents; therefore, selecting high quality child care is a necessity for many. One of the most crucial partnerships a parent will form is with other adults who will care for and teach their child.
Parents & Child Care Provider Partnerships

Smart Beginnings Start with Families

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Virginia Early Childhood Foundation & Library of Virginia Launch

“Smart Beginnings Start with Families” Campaign

from Mother’s Day to Father’s Day, May 11-June 15

Oktoberfest 2013

Saturday, October 5, 2013
Smart Beginnings MHC had a wonderful time at Oktoberfest visiting and playing with all the great families who stopped by to color a pumpkin for Halloween!

Read for the Record 2013

Thursday, October 3, 2013
Janet Boucher, Children's Librarian for Blue Ridge Regional Library, reads Otis to Headstart Classrooms in celebration of Read for the Record 2013!
The Economic Case for Smart BeginningsPlay Video

The Economic Case for Smart Beginnings




$2,100 donation from the Rotary Club of Martinsville to support local literacy program.
Brenda Jordan and Francia Brown reading with kids at Blue Ridge Regional Library.