United Way works to create opportunities for a better life for all. Our focus is on education, income, and health—the building blocks for good quality of life. Learn more about our efforts in early childhood education, school success and career readiness, and supporting families in need.
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Welcome Baby Volunteer, Melissa worked with a family whose child had delayed speech. Because of home visits and early interventions the child's language skills were improved in less than one year.
Words make the difference in a child’s brain development, starting the day they are born. Check out these tips on how to boost your child’s brain and set a foundation for a lifetime of success.
We work with local partners to deliver parent education and support, high-quality preschool, and health and developmental screenings to make sure every child has a chance to succeed when they start school.
We provide in-school student advocates, reading tutoring and other academic help, and community-wide support to help every child prepare to graduate from high school ready to enter college or career training.
Our goal is for every family and individual to have access to food, secure housing, and health services, while we focus on programs that promote financial independence and career training.