DHLW Early Childhood Area

Every child beginning at birth will be safe, healthy, and successful.

Purpose

School Ready 

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Vision

Every child beginning at birth will be safe, healthy, and successful.


Mission

The DHLW Early Childhood Area community works together to maximize the status of the health, safety, education, and care of children (prenatal through 5 years) and their families.  

Board

Andrea Bowen

Jim Cary

Matt Latcham

Tricia Lipski

Cyndi Mears - Secretary

​Brad Quigley - Chair

Melody Raub - Vice Chair

Chad Reckling - Treasurer

Mike Steele

Unity Stevens 

Stan Stoops 




Professional Development

Child Care Nurse Consultant

Childcare Consultation

Staff support - Quality Settings

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March 26th 5:00pm

DHLW Early Childhood Area Board

Agenda

This meeting is available by web link only due the current state of health emergency. Download the agenda and click on the link to join. 


Southeast Iowa Early Childhood Summit

April 17th & 18th

@ Iowa Wesleyan University

Family Fair and Concert

Friday April 17th 4:30-7pm

Provider Conference

Saturday April 18th 8am-3pm


High Quality Childcare Grant

opportunity is now available. Click on the 'Resources & Information' to download an application.​


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Programs

Download the Southeast Iowa Regional Early Childhood Plan

CANCELLED

Early Childhood

New!

Family Support & Parent Education

Preschool Scholarships

Preschool Transportation

Nest Programs

Dental Varnishes & Education

Board of Directors

​Upcoming meetings & activities

PO Box 882

Washington IA 52353

319-461-1369