Strategic Planning Initiative for Families and Youth (SPIFFY)Who we areSPIFFY is a coalition of over 80 community partners working together to improve outcomes for youth in Hampshire County. Together we promote strong families and create a local culture where youth are supported to make healthy choices.
Where do SEIS Education Initiative programs take place?
Early literacy provides children with the foundation they need to become
The CES Early Childhood Department recommends these helpful resources and links for parents and families.
Early Childhood Acronyms: Can't remember what all those letters stand for? See our list of early childhood acronyms and abbreviations, along with their definitions.
If you have a young child, you have a resource at your fingertips. Family centers are generally free and open to all parents and guardians and their young children.
Helping schools and districts to develop and enhance their own programs
Documents and weblinks of special interest to childcare providers:
We believe that the emotional and social development needs of children and youth must be addressed if they are to succeed in school, and consequently, in life. -- CES Values
Students’ experiences and their sense of identity shape their views of the world and where they see themselves in it.
The Collaborative for Educational Services is committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome all applicants. We adhere to all laws ensuring Equal Employment Opportunities/ Affirmative Action, and hire qualified personnel regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, disability, sex or sexual orientation. EOE/AA/A.