Healthy Families America receives National Accreditation

Prevent Child Abuse America (PCA America) announced that the Healthy Families America (HFA) multi-site system Healthy Families Mifflin County, a program of SUMCD, has been accredited as a provider of high quality home visiting services to families who want to improve their child’s health, nutrition and developmental outcomes. HFA is a signature program of PCA America that has been providing home visiting services for more
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Lewistown Center Receives $5,000 Award

Lewistown Children’s Center is the recipient of a $5,000 grant from Walden University. The university, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, awarded a total of $25,000 this year to schools and educational facilities for the purpose of enhancing classroom education. The Lewistown center was one of five institutions nationwide to receive the 2014 Educator for a Day grant. The center held an Educator for a Day
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Applications Available for New Pre-K Counts Programs

We are now accepting applications for New Pre-K Counts Classes. SUMCD has been awarded additional grant funds from the PA Department of Education, Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) to expand early childhood education in Snyder and Mifflin Counties. New classrooms in Middleburg, Selinsgrove, and Lewistown! DOWNLOAD & COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION NOW! Microsoft Word (fillable) Adobe Acrobat Reader (print and hand write)
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Annual Meeting of the Corportation

The Annual Meeting of Snyder Union Mifflin Child Development, Inc. will be held on Wednesday, October 22nd at the Shade Mountain Winery from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. Board, staff, and policy council members will be in attendance. RSVP By October 20th to Lisa at 966-2845 or LStorer@sumcd.org


Kiwanis Donates to EHS

The Kiwanis Club of Mifflinburg selected our Early Head Start Program as recipient of a $150 donation. The donation was made to SUM Child Development to purchase books for each of the children in the Early Head Start Program who reside in Snyder and Union Counties.Jamie Bartlett, Early Head Start Assistant Coordinator, and Pam Fisher, Early Head Start Home Visitor, attended a recent meeting of the Kiwanis
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