Community Partners

  • tcclogoTidewater Community College – TCC’s Early Childhood Education Program prepares students in the care, supervision and education of young children from birth to age 8 with emphasis on the first five years.


  • charborChildren’s Harbor – A nonprofit organization advocating for all children to have access to quality early-care and education.


  • SBWesternTidewaterSmart Beginnings Western Tidewater – A collaboration comprised of three localities: City of Franklin, Southampton County and Isle of Wight County focused on readying children for school and for life.


  •  Smart Beginnings Eastern Shore – Smart Beginnings Eastern Shore LogoA collaboration focusing on: Northampton and Accomack Counties on the Eastern Shore collaborating on readying children for school and for life.


  • paul-d-camp-community-college2Paul D Camp Community College – Serving Franklin, Suffolk & Smithfield with an Early Childhood curriculum designed to prepare students for the care, supervision, and education of young children.


  • eastern-shore-community-collegeEastern Shore Community College – Serving Accomack and Northampton with an Early Childhood Education Program designed to prepare graduates to work in education and childcare settings.


  • chesRUChesapeake R U Ready? – City initiative to connect families with the resources to help their children succeed in school.