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Improve My Parenting Skills

Parent Empowerment Classes

These classes offer tools to help parents and families take a more active role in preparing their children for kindergarten. All classes are free and led by professionals.

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Children’s Clothing Closet

The “Grow Up Great Children’s Closet” offers free, gently used and new clothing to children, ages birth to 5.

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Dept. of Children & Families

The Department of Children and Families offers resources in this “Caregiver’s Guide” to help families help their children succeed in school and life…

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Office of Early Learning

Through Florida’s Office of Early Learning, parents and families can apply for child care assistance and the VPK program…

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Help Your Child Succeed

KidsHealth offers parents support, advice, health education resources and, and even homework help for kids!

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Family Education

There are more ways for parents and families to help young children learn and grow today than ever before. For some great ideas…

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Parenting Principles

Unfortunately, parenthood doesn’t come with a manual. It’s on-the-job-training. However, there are some great resources to that make us feel better when we are struggling…

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Local Resources

From home activities, to books and resources, to things to do in Jacksonville, the Jacksonville Public Library offers it all…

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Announcements & Events

  • Provider Mini-Grant Opportunities

      The Office of Early Learning has made available three mini-grant opportunities for ELC of Duval's ... Read More
  • Resources for Families during the Pandemic

      If you are struggling with unemployment, searching for available food banks, or looking for activities... Read More
  • 2020 Census Bounce for the Count!

    Be sure to complete your 2020 U.S. Census today and notify your Duval child care provider.  When the pandemic su... Read More
  • COVID-19 Updates and Frequently Asked Questions

    For important COVID-19 updates and notices from the Office of Early Learning click here: OEL Letter from Shan Go... Read More

      Choosing a child care provider for your family is one of the most important decisions you will ever ma... Read More
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