The Smart Start PUZZLES Center is a centralized service relating all parts of the child care delivery system -- families, employers, employees, and early childhood professionals. Feel free to call the Smart Start PUZZLES Center with any questions about young children.
PUZZLES offers a large selection of books, videos, magazines and other resources for families and professionals.
For a $5 annual fee, the Family Resource Room membership includes access to:
Please note: Smart Start of New Hanover County only accepts checks or money orders. NO CASH.
Our experienced, knowledgeable staff offer early childhood professionals convenient, practical and affordable trainings and resources that meet their diverse needs, including workshops such as:
Professional development opportunities such as individualized consultations, site-based technical assistance, and practice assessments using the Environment Rating Scales help to keep professionals in touch with the latest information.
PUZZLES provides resources to early childhood professionals to enhance classroom instruction. For a $5 annual fee, the Early Childhood Professional Resource Room membership includes access to:
Please note, Smart Start of New Hanover County only accepts checks or money orders. NO CASH.