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.

Finding Child Care

Child Care Search can help you find a child care program in Chatham, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, or Wayne Counties that meets your family’s needs.

Early Childhood Champions

Businesses who have made a significant investment in young children through the Partnership for Children


Jordan Lake 12-Hour Challenge

October 3, 2020
12-Hour & 6-Hour – Teams and Individuals

Day of the Books/El Día de los Libros

The Day of the Books will NOT be held on April 25, 2020. As soon as possible, we will announce our decision regarding cancellation vs. rescheduling to another month. Thank you.

Response to COVID-19

Our office is closed and staff are working from home.

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