WHAT IS HELP ME GROW?
Help Me Grow is a statewide program for expectant parents, infants, and toddlers that provides health and developmental services so that children start school healthy and ready to learn
. Services are designed with the family’s priorities and goals in mind. Participating in Help Me Grow services is voluntary and at no cost to families. Help Me Grow supports expectant parents and families through Home Visiting
, Early Intervention
services, and connections to community resources
Learn more about what we do in just four minutes! Click play below.
Help Me Grow of Cuyahoga County Overview of Services
WHY WORK WITH A CHILD THAT IS SO YOUNG?
Before your little one even goes to school, the most critical time for learning happens. Eighty percent of a child’s brain is developed by the time they are three years old. So what you do with your baby from birth to three matters most to his or her ability to learn in school.
Did You Know?
-- Investing in early childhood has been found to consistently provide a large positive return on investment...
$8 return for every $1 invested!1
CHILDREN ARE READY AND EAGER TO LEARN!
Our children are our future and Help Me Grow is here to support families in helping their your children grow, learn, and develop to their fullest potential! Learn more about our Home Visiting
programs, Early Intervention
program, and then Sign Up For Services
"Help Me Grow has been wonderful with providing information about community resources and... fun learning activities and handouts that I can reference between visits."
~ Jessica, Home Visiting
1Adams, R. C. & Tapia, C. (2013). Early Intervention, IDEA Part C Services, and the Medical Home: Collaboration for Best Practice and Best Outcomes. Pediatrics, 132(4), e1076. Retrieved from http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/132/4/e1073.full.pdf+html.