For Families and Guardians

Starting Point is Northeast Ohio’s Resource and Referral Agency serving Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga and Lake counties. Starting Point’s mission is to prepare children for success in education and beyond.

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free resources and services to support families and guardians

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Find Early Childhood Programs
Looking for a childcare/early education program, preschool, universal pre-kindergarten, family childcare home or a nanny agency? Search for early childhood programs online.
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Choose Quality
You want your child to get the best care. We’ll give you information on how to choose a quality early education program. Here are information and tips on choosing the right program, interviewing providers and everything you need to know about childcare regulations, tax credits, subsidies and scholarships.
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Get Help with Special Needs
If your young child has developmental, health, physical, social-emotional or behavioral challenges, We’ll help you find the right childcare program, make sure you have the needed classroom equipment and activities.
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Find Out - Of - School Activities
If you’re looking for after-school, out-of-school time or summer camp programs, you’ll find our web listings of arts and culture activities.
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