SEEDS for School Readiness Program

NOW ENROLLING: Family School Readiness Program

for children ages 3 to 5 and their parents/caregivers

We are now enrolling families in the SEEDS for School Readiness Program.
The 15-week research program meets two days per week (3 hours each day).

Children's play-based classroom includes:

  • circle time to practice listening and following instructions
  • activity centers to practice sharing, turn-taking, expressing feelings, and cooperating
  • skill-building for early reading and math
The concurrent parent education group includes:
  • hands-on workshops for how to work best with schools and teachers
  • weekly tool kits with books and games to guide at-home play

Who can participate?
  • English-speaking parents/caregivers (foster parents, adoptive parents, birth parents, relative caregivers) with a child 3, 4, or 5 years old.
  • Child has possible prenatal alcohol (and/or drug) exposure.

This program is FREE.

Parents/caregivers can earn DCFS foster parent training credits and up to $90 may be earned for visits before and after the program.

To enroll, please call 310.206.5254.