Early Childhood Development

Early Start

Franklin – Wright Settlements (FWS) Early Start Program is located at the Family Place in midtown Detroit. The specialized daycare service supports infants, toddlers and families to ensure children are prepared to excel academically when they enter kindergarten. Early Start is committed to building healthy families and supportive parent networks. Services include enriched childcare, daily drop-in, respite, before & aftercare, early childhood intervention, and parenting support programs.

The dedicated and qualified staffs are well versed in the most cutting edge early child development techniques. Early Start employees participate in a skill development series offered by Leaps and Bounds, a member of the Great Start Collaborative and utilize training elements include in the High Scope Curriculum.

For more information about this program or register your child please contact Ms. Erika Batchelor-Murray, Program Director,  at 313.309-1300 ext. 1652 or email ebatchelor@franklinwright.org



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