Accepting Head Start, Early Head Start and NC Pre-K Applications

Apply now to get your child started in our Head Start, Early Head Start or NC Pre-K programs. Remote classes begin September 1.


Grab 'n' Go Meals Available

Guilford Child Development families can pick up up FREE breakfasts and lunches at any of our Centers Monday through Friday.

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Our Message to the Community

Read a very important message from our CEO Maria Layne-Stevens.

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Now Hiring - Apply Online!

Looking to work for an organization that's making a difference? We're in search of passionate and dedicated people to join our team. View our open positions in Greensboro and High Point to find the career that's right for you.

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How Early Childhood Development is Changing Lives

Also watch a GCD Head Start parent share how our program has helped her child develop and prepare for Kindergarten.

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What People Are Saying

2013 Poverty Data: A Glimpse of Good News for Children, But We Can Do Better

Clasp: policy solutions that work for low-income people

The Way to Beat Poverty

The New York Times

What the Research Shows

Decades of neuroscience and behavioral research have helped illustrate why early childhood development—particularly from birth to five years—is a foundation for a prosperous and sustainable society.

More about how early childhood development affects future education, health, and happiness

For Parents

For Parents

From pregnancy to early adolescence, we’re with you every step of the way. How can we help?

I am pregnant for the first time.

I need child care information or assistance.

I am a parent who needs to improve my English or get a GED.

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How you can help

How You Can Help

With your help, we are changing lives.