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.
CACS Head Start is a comprehensive preschool program, preparing low-income children ages 0-5 years old for academic success.
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
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.
Mental health counseling, and a variety of services for those with developmental disabilities.
Children’s Services Phone: 517-346-8000
The Envision Center provides comprehensive treatment for those with autism spectrum disorders in Battle Creek, Michigan.
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.
www.aap.org: reliable source of pediatric information
www.healthychildren.org: information for parents written by physicians
http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-132-2942_4911---,00.html: Michigan Department of Community Health page for pregnant women, children and families
www.cdc.gov: up to date information on preventing and treating disease
www.immunization.info: reliable source of information about vaccines
www.kidshealth.org: general information about health for parents, teens and kids
www.cdc.gov/travel: good source of information about health for the family planning to travel
www.chadd.org: information for children and parents with ADHD
www.gottransition.org: a resource for teenagers transitioning to adult care
www.sexetc.org: Rutgers University website for teens addressing adolescent sexuality
1800earlyon.org: Early On, a site for Michigan parents concerned about their infant or young child’s development
zerotothree.org: general information on promoting the development of infants and toddlers