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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.  

Family Support & Parent Education

Preschool Scholarships

Dental Varnishes & Education

Board

Early Childhood

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DHLW Early Childhood Area

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

Purpose

Programs

Jim Cary

​Bailea Grier

Matt Latcham - Treasurer

Tricia Lipski - Vice Chair

Cyndi Mears

Melody Raub - Secretary

Mike Steele

Unity Stevens - Chair

Stan Stoops

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​Upcoming meetings & activities

Board of Directors

School Ready 

Professional Development

Child Care Nurse Consultant

Childcare Consultation

Staff support - Quality Settings

PO Box 882

Washington IA 52353

319-461-1369

Download the Southeast Iowa Regional Early Childhood Plan

NEW!2022 EC Plan Update

DHLW Early Childhood Area Board

April 2, 2024

5:00pm

Mt Pleasant Library

307 E Monroe St. 

Mt Pleasant , IA 52641

Agenda

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