Upper Kanawha Valley Starting Points/Parents as Teachers

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The family is the cord that knits a community together.
The Community is strengthened and held together more securely when investments are made in that bond.

The UKV Starting Points Center located in Sharon Dawes Elementary and the Chesapeake City Hall provides direct services, information and resources to families with young children. The center offers free and voluntary family friendly services and operates in cooperation with Family Resource Networks and local agencies. The center and programs are grant funded through DHHR Bureau for Children and Families. Anyone with a child from the prenatal stage of life to eighteen years of age qualifies to participate in the following programs regardless of income. For more information call the center at (304) 595-5521.