About Our Programs

The following programs are available:

The Mancelona Early Childhood Programs provide the following services:

  • On-site Child Care and Preschool Center for Infants Through School Age
  • Before School and After School Care
  • School Age Programs for School Breaks, Snow Days and Summer
  • Center Based Early Head Start for Qualifying Children Birth to 3 Years of Age
  • Head Start Preschool Partnership for Qualifying Children 3 and 4 Years of Age
  • Great Start Readiness Program (GSRP) for Qualifying Children 4 Years of Age
  • Early Childhood Special Education Preschool (ECSE) for Children 2 1/2 to 5 Years of Age with an Individual Education Plan (IEP)
  • Parent and Child Educational Opportunities
  • Resources and Referral for Families with Preschool Aged Children

USDA Non-Discrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.  To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice).  Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).   USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Early Childhood Slide Show


Lori Harvey, Director of Early Childhood Programs