Department of Pediatrics and Human Development
College of Human Medicine

Lansing Resources


Early On

A network of services for families of children 0 -3 years old, Early On provides for children with developmental delays or who are at risk of developmental delays due to disability or an established medical condition.

Phone: 517-244-4514

Head Start

CACS Head Start is a comprehensive preschool program, preparing low-income children ages 0-5 years old for academic success.

Phone: 517-482-1504

Children's Special Health Care Services

CSHCS is a program within the Michigan Department of Community Health. It is for children and some adults with special health care needs and their families. Ingham County

Phone: 517-887-4309

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

WIC is a health and nutrition program that serves low and moderate income pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5 who have a nutrition-related health problem.

Phone: 800-26-BIRTH

Community Mental Health

Mental health counseling, and a variety of services for those with developmental disabilities.

Children’s Services Phone: 517-346-8000

Envision Center

The Envision Center provides comprehensive treatment for those with autism spectrum disorders in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Phone: 269-965-3206

Healthteam Community Resource Database

This database includes many local community resources in a number of areas that may be useful for your child and/or his or her family.

Useful Websites reliable source of pediatric information information for parents written by physicians,1607,7-132-2942_4911---,00.html: Michigan Department of Community Health page for pregnant women, children and families up to date information on preventing and treating disease reliable source of information about vaccines general information about health for parents, teens and kids good source of information about health for the family planning to travel information for children and parents with ADHD a resource for teenagers transitioning to adult care Rutgers University website for teens addressing adolescent sexuality Early On, a site for Michigan parents concerned about their infant or young child’s development general information on promoting the development of infants and toddlers


Useful Websites for Parents and Teens

Advocates for Youth

National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Stay Teen

The Safe Space