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Early Head Start Partner Celebrating Grand Re-Opening

Heidi Toth

October 7, 2016

Lil’ Precious Steps provides child care for low-income families in East Lubbock.

WHAT: Grand re-opening of Lil' Precious Steps, a child care partner of Early Head Start in East Lubbock

Early Head Start is a federally funded grant program administered through the Department of Human Development and Family Studies in the College of Human Sciences. The program provides child care and home visitation services at no cost to qualifying families. The program is accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children and is in good standing with the Office of Head Start and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

State Rep. Charles Perry, community leader T.J. Patterson and early childhood program director Stephanie Shine will speak at the event. Cory Powell, the director of Mentor Tech, will be the emcee.

WHEN: 10:30 a.m. to noon Tuesday (Oct. 11)

WHERE: 918 Zenith Ave.

CONTACT: Stephanie Shine, early childhood program director, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, College of Human Sciences, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-4664 or stephanie.shine@ttu.edu

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