The Shelby County Office of Early Childhood and Youth coordinates programs, advises policymakers, and promotes community understanding that all children deserve to be healthy, safe, and nurtured.
All children and youth have access to a coordinated, seamless network of both formal and informal resources in order to grow up, prosper and contribute toward a vibrant community life.
Respect & Advocacy
| We trust and empower children, youth, and families.
| We are creative and forward thinking.
| We support effective practices guided by children, youth, and families.
| We think by pooling our resources and working together, we can
accomplish great things.
| We recognize and embrace diversity.
| We don't give up.