We partner with a host of public and private organizations to ensure that community resources join together to meet the needs of our families and providers.

Contract Agencies

Achievement Centers for Children

Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services Board of Cuyahoga County

Applewood Centers

Beech Brook

Bellaire-Puritas Development Corp.

Children’s Hunger Alliance

College Now of Greater Cleveland

Cudell Development Corp.

Cuyahoga County Health Department

Devereux Early Childhood Initiative

Early Childhood Options

Friendly Inn Settlement

Gwen Rises’ Corp

Hanna Perkins Center for Child Development

Help Me Grow

Improve Consulting

Kaplan Early Learning Company

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministries

Murtis Taylor Human Services System Neighborhood Child Care Inc.

Ohio Guidestone

Ohio Child Care Resource & Referral Association

Parma School District

Positive Education Program, Early Childhood Plus

St. Clair/Superior Development Corp.

Scenarios USA

Slavic Village

Treu-Mart Youth Initiative (MCNO – CWRU)

Urban League of Greater Cleveland

United Way of Greater Cleveland – First Call for Help

Partner Organizations

Ashtabula County Department of Job & Family Services

Ashtabula County Family & Children First Council

Ashtabula County Head Start


Brooks Publishing Company

Catholic Charities Early Childhood Mental Health Services (Geauga)

Center for Families & Children

Center on Poverty (MSASS/CWRU)

Chardon Local Schools

The Children’s Museum of Cleveland

City of Cleveland Health Department

Cleveland Association for the Education of Young Children

Cleveland Metropolitan School District

Cleveland Public Library

Cleveland State University

Community Solutions Board of Developmental Disabilities

Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland


Cuyahoga Community College

Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Cuyahoga County Family & Children First Council

Cuyahoga County Invest in Children

Devereux Early Childhood Initiative

Educational Service Centers (Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake counties)

Cuyahoga Job and Family Services

Fatherhood Initiative

Geauga County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Geauga County Board of Mental Health & Recovery Services

Geauga County Family First Council

Geauga County Health District

Geauga County Library System


Healthy Fathering Collaborative

Help Me Grow (Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake)

Kent State University

Lake County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Lake County Family First Council

Lake County General Health Department

Lake-Geauga United Head Start

Lake Hospitals

Local Education Agencies (Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake counties)

Metzenbaum Center (Geauga)

Murtis Taylor Multi-Service Center


Ohio Department of Mental Health

Ohio State University -Extension

Partnership for a Safer Cleveland

Ravenwood Mental Health

Small Business Administration (SCORE)

State Support Teams (Region 3, 4, 5)

Towards Employment

Tri-County Association for the Education of Young Children

Voices for Ohio’s Children


West Side Ecumenical Ministry


Youth Opportunities Unlimited

Call the Starting Point Parent Hot Line for information on these programs: 216.575.0061, 800.880.0971 (toll-free) or TTY 800.750.0750.