Family Coalition

Our mission is to ensure that every child has a great start in life and equitable opportunity to achieve their highest potential.

Join the Great Start Family Coalition

Serving adults of young children in Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Leelanau and Kalkaska counties.

The Great Start Family Coalition is a dedicated group of parents and caregivers committed to enhancing early childhood systems within our community.

As an advisory board to the Great Start Collaborative, the Family Coalition provides invaluable insights and feedback, ensuring that the voices of families are at the forefront of our efforts. By actively participating in discussions and decision-making processes, Coalition members help identify community needs, shape strategic plans, and advocate for initiatives that support the well-being and development of young children. Together, we work to build a supportive and inclusive environment where every child has the opportunity to thrive.