Best Beginnings Overview
The Best Beginnings Committee is charged with advising the ELC on the issues, challenges, successes and priorities related to serving at-risk families who are pregnant and/or have children aged 3 years old or under. Areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to, defining a set of core prenatal through age 3 priorities for the ELC in accordance with the strategies and tactics adopted in the 2015-2020 strategic plan. The committee also serves as the Advisory Committee to the Healthy Families Oregon program, as required by Healthy Families America and the standards for this program.
All applications are are currently on hold until the Early Learning Council completes the strategic planning process. Applications will be reopened and reviewed in 2019.