Great Start Collaborative Van Buren County, MI



  • Free Preschool

    GSRP and Headstart Child 
     GSRP and Head Start promotes school readiness of children through education, health, social and other services.

    Click Here to Apply

    2020-2021 Prioritization Chart

    SPECIAL NOTICE: NO INCOME CAP FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

    Children must be age 4 on or before 12/1/20 for GSRP Preschool

    Children must be age 3 on or before 9/1/20 for Head Start Preschool

  • FREE Play and Learn Groups (PAL)
    In person play groups are on hold during COVID-19.

    NEW VIRTUAL PAL

    Mondays 10:00-10:45am

    Zoom with Susie Every Monday

    PLAY GROUP-Hiatus — Fort Washington Collegiate Church

  • Parent Coalition

    Parent Coalition

    The Great Start Parent Coalition (GSPC) is a place where you can voice your opinions, learn new things and connect with other parents.

  • If you need a safe place for your baby to sleep,
    we can help! 

    Contact Bonita Suter at bsuter@vbisd.org or call 269-539-5129.Safe sleep crib illustration


  • Great Start to Quality Head Start Ages and Stages Questionaires

    These materials were developed under a grant awarded by the Michigan Department of Education.