Opportunities to Succeed

Every child deserves the opportunity to succeed. This section of the website is designed to help families with young children easily find information on local programming, child development and parenting tips. There are also links to the human service agencies and organizations participating in the Community Partnership for Children.

“Play is very important to healthy development. It enhances children’s physical and language development, social skills, creativity, imagination and thinking skills.”


Early Childhood Resources – Find services in Brown County and online.

The Community Partnership for Children brings together many local programs and services, starting prenatally and at birth. The following services are referred to as the “gateway” to the CPC’s system of care.

  • Welcome Baby Visits: All Brown County parents with newborns receive a Welcome Baby Visit prenatally or at the hospital. These visits provide information on community resources and include a free birth-to-age-five growth chart, baby rhymes booklet and more. For more information, call 920-436-4416, extension 124.
  • In-Home Visits: Free home visiting programs give parents and children the opportunity to receive guidance from child development experts in their own home during convenient times. For more information, call 2-1-1.
  • Parent Support Classes: Free multi-week classes are offered for parents and other caregivers on various topics ranging from nutrition, discipline, bonding, developmental milestones and more. For more information, call 2-1-1.
  • Playgroups: Meet other families with young children and participate in fun, free play activities and story times.
  • Wraparound Services: Personalized referrals to many other community resources are available, based on each family’s needs and strengths.

Born Learning

The Community Partnership for Children actively participates in the Born Learning campaign, a nationwide effort to spread the word about simple ways parents and other caregivers can help children learn and grow. Learn more…



Website Links

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When you have an immediate question or problem, these free hotlines are available to help.

Area School Districts

Search the list below for schools in Brown County.

CPC Partners

The following human service agencies and organizations are actively participating in the Community Partnership for Children initiative.

Books and Games

Childcare and Safety

Child Development

Health and Nutrition


Special Needs