American Academy of Pediatrics
Health and wellness information for families including information on developmental stages, immunizations, and parenting.
An innovative public campaign that helps parents, caregivers and communities create quality early learning opportunities for young children. The website is full of tips for including learning in everyday activities.
Family Education Network
Kindergarten milestones by subject.
The Illinois Early Learning Project
Provides information on early care and education for parents, caregivers, and teachers of young children in Illinois.
PNC Grow Up Great®
PNC Grow Up Great® helps children from birth through age five develop a passion for learning that lasts a lifetime – and can help set them on a path to success.
Preschool Education is a resource for parents and educators to discover the fun in learning and pass the fun on to the young children’s lives they touch every day.
Reading Rockets offers a wealth of strategies, lessons, and activities designed to help young children learn to read.
Provides information, activities and advice for parents with a focus on literacy and learning. Includes the 4-C’s of basic social skills.
Health and Social Service Agencies
Child Care Connection at Illinois Central College
Child Care Connection Assists families in their search for childcare. Parents may call or speak to a trained advisor.
Children’s Center of Tazewell County
Full daycare and preschool programs
Community Action Agency
Head Start, early Head Start and Even Start
Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)
800-252-2873, child abuse hotline
Tazewell-Woodford Head Start
Educational readiness programs
Public Health Departments
Health departments across the area can help with immunizations, medical records and general health needs.
Marshall County Health Department
Peoria City/County Health Department
Bureau-Putnam County Health Department
Phone: 815-872-5091 or 815-925-7326
Stark County Health Department
Tazewell County Health Department
Woodford County Health Department