At First Discoveries, we understand the importance of collaborating with the community to create amazing early childhood programs that support children and famlies.
Need help finding community resources? Have a question about local programs? Here are links to some local agencies and organizations that support families in our community.
Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County
Learn about VPK (Voluntary PreKindergarten), School Readiness (tuition assistance for lower income families), and family-friendly events at the Early Learning Coalition's website.
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Hispanic Services Council
The Hispanic Services Council provides support and mentoring for Latino families in Hillsborough County. Here is a link to their programs and services.
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School Choice Options for Families
Step Up for Students offers several scholarship options for children and families, including:
FES-EO: The Family Empowerment Scholarship for Educational Opportunities allows children in kindergarten and above to receive a scholarship for private school tuition and for other educational needs. There are no income restrictions for this scholarship.
FES-UA: The Family Empowerment Scholarship for Unique Abilities allows children ages three years old and up to receive a scholarship for private school tuition and for other educational needs. There are no income restrictions for this scholarship.
To learn more about school choice options, visit the Step-Up for Students' website.