Great Start Parent Coalition

The Great Start Parent Coalition brings parent voice to the early childhood landscape in our county, and brings parents together for networking, enrichment and support.  It is managed by the Oakland County Child Care Council for the Great Start Collaborative – Oakland.  Click here for an informational flier on the purpose of the Coalition and what you can expect from Parent Connection meetings.  Click here to learn more about how the Parent Coalition members participate in the work of the Great Start Collaborative. 

You’ll find a calendar of the Parent Connection meetings and other opportunities at, scroll down to “Upcoming Events”


Upcoming Events

July-Sept 2021 Newsletter and Training Calendar

Membership Information

Members can acquire the knowledge and leadership skills by being a part of an active coalition and a network of individuals and organizations working to improve the quality of life for children, youth, and families in Oakland County.

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Support the Council

The Oakland County Child Care Council works to strengthen and support children and families by advocating, coordinating, and developing quality child care and related resources, and the work is vital.