Child Health & Development Project
Families, teachers and healthcare providers have what it takes to build young children’s brains!
We’re all about improving outcomes for Mississippi’s most precious asset—its children.
Did you know a child’s brain grows fastest in their first five years? What a great time to learn! We have resources and information to help you support your child’s development.
Learn milestones for your students, and get free tips for encouraging development. We have free resources for your classroom and professional training.
From surveillance and screenings to helping families thrive in the early years, you’re on the front lines carrying out the mission to improve the health of Mississippi’s children.
Developmental Screening and Health Promotion Toolkit Using a Whole Child and Family Approach
A Pathway to Operationalize Bright Futures Early Childhood Guidelines
Publications on Early Childhood Development
Read publications by the Mississippi Thrive! project team on early childhood development.
We have resources for families, child care professionals, health care providers and more!
Find resources that support children’s health and development.