Through a grant from the Missouri Department of Social Services, Success By 6 is able to contract Joplin Parent’s as Teachers to serve an additional 70 families who have children age birth to three with:
- One-on-one home visits
- Adult/Child group meeting & fun activities
- Developmental Screenings
- Vouchers for child and safety items
- Children’s books/development toys
Children who participate are significantly more advanced in development at age 3 and score higher on school standardized test. The parents are more involved in their children’s schooling and more confident parents and read more to their children.