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Need help finding local community resources or childcare providers – this is the place!

Oregon Screening Project

This is a questionnaire to help you understand where your child is developmentally with a list of fun play activities you can do with your child.

Oregon Healthy Authority

This web page helps guide parents to resources for developmental screenings.

Brain Building Oregon

A website to promote brain building in children from birth to five.

Central Oregon Disability Support Network

A network of over 900 families in Central Oregon who have children experiencing disability.

Children’s Forest of Central Oregon

Lifelong connection to nature for children.

Children’t Museum of Central Oregon

They currently offers camps, school programs and pop-up events.

Developmental Milestones (CDC Website)

Developmental milestones by age, such a smiling for the first time, taking first steps and waving goodbye.

Early Learning Hub Calendar

Take a look at upcoming parent/family events throughout Central Oregon on our calendar.

Early Intervention Early Childhood Special Education

View contact information for Early Intervention Early Childhood Special Education

Family Resource Center of Central Oregon

Family Resource Center of Central Oregon is a nonprofit agency that teaches parenting skills to parents and caregivers of children of all ages in Deschutes, Crook and Jefferson Counties.

Head Start

This is the national Head Start website and can help you find a Head Start program and is full of valuable information for parents.

Healthy Beginnings

Healthy Beginnings provides access to health, education and behavior services for young children and their families.

Imagination Library

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library sends books to homes for children age 0-5 in Crook County, Jefferson County, Warm Springs and La Pine, visit their website to see if your child qualifies.

Kids Center

Helping keep our children safe.

MountainStar Relief Nurseries

MountainStar Relief Nurseries help present child abuse and neglect through community support and therapeutic services.

NAEYC – For Families

Parenting tips and information about child care and preschool options.


At NeighborImpact, they help families access skills for success, family services, financial assistance, food, housing, heat and energy assistance.


A website full of information to keep kids safe from car seat safety to recalls and many safety checklists.

School Ready

School readiness is a set of skills, knowledge, mindsets, behaviors, and attitudes necessary for success in school and in life.


Vroom is a tool to help parents make everyday moments into brain building moments for the children ages 0-5.

Zero to Three – Let’s Play App

Let’s Play! App is a free parenting app from for children ages 0-3 with fun activities, organized by age and routine, for parents to use to support their young child’s early learning.