Smart Start

Since 1994, we have been Chatham’s home to North Carolina’s award winning Smart Start initiative for children from birth to 5.

NC Pre-K Program

The NC Pre-K Program provides at-risk, four-year-old children in NC with an opportunity for quality preschool education.

Child Care Resource & Referral

Child Care Networks is now a part of Chatham County Partnership for Children.


Join us for these fun upcoming events!

Day of the Books/El Día de los Libros

Day of the Books will be held April 29, 2017. Please join us for this free, bilingual children’s festival in Siler City featuring hands-on activities. All children will receive a brand new bilingual book.

Jordan Lake 12-Hour Challenge

12-Hour, 6-Hour and 12-Hour Team
April 22, 2017, 7:00 am
Jordan Lake Educational State Forest
Announcing changes this year: New venue, faster course and a 6-hour race!

First 2000 Days

There are only 2000 days between birth and the start of Kindergarten!

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