YWCA Greater Cleveland


Two-Generational Trauma-Informed Early Learning

This program provides trauma-informed, high-quality preschool and wraparound services for young children and their families that have experienced homelessness.

Starting Point


Step Up To Quality Child Care Professional Development

This program promotes expansion of high-quality early childhood education through training and support for high-quality childcare centers to maintain and improve their Step Up to Quality rating.

Positive Education Program


PEP Early Childhood Plus

This program provides consultation, training and support to enhance the capacities of caregivers working directly with young children presenting with significant social, emotional, behavioral and/or developmental challenges.

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes


Nature-Based Early Education Programming

This program provides enrichment services that introduce preschoolers to environmental stewardship and science through hands-on classroom activities and field experiences at the Nature Center, as well as professional development to teachers.

Murtis H. Taylor Multi-Service Center


Social & Emotional Development for Preschoolers

This program provides training and technical assistance to childcare centers to allow children with social and emotional special needs to integrate into a preschool environment.

Montessori Development Partnerships


Stonebrook Montessori: Kindergarten Readiness

At this Montessori preschool in Glenville neighborhood, teachers provide developmentally appropriate activities in the areas of mathematics, language, sensorial (fine/gross motor) and practical life (care of self), with the sciences, cultural studies and history all present throughout the classroom, involving hands-on manipulative materials.

Literacy Cooperative


Imagination Library

This literacy program provides children from birth through age 5 with new, age-appropriate book every month.

Family Connections of Northeast Ohio


Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids (SPARK)

This home-visitation program prepares children and their parents for kindergarten through modeling activities and lessons that increase a child’s literacy, social-emotional and cognitive skills.

Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland


Two-Generation Early Childhood Education Services

This program provides high-quality early childhood education services for infants, toddlers and their families in Cleveland and inner-ring suburbs.

Centers for Families and Children


Kindergarten Readiness

This program provides high-quality early childhood education and home visitation programming for children ages 0-5.