0-3 Prevention Initiative Program

The 0-3 program provides parents with training & support to enhance their child’s development. It lays the foundation for school success & reduces the chance of developmental delays. It is a grant funded/FREE program for all participants.


  • Prenatal – Updated information during pregnancy.
  • Developmental Assessment Screening – To assess the child’s growth & development.
  • Personal Visits – Provides parent/child activities, information on child development, & family support.
  • Group Connections/Workshops – Offered monthly at the 0-3 Classroom located in the Western Junior High Building in Kinderhook. These events provide age appropriate activities that stimulate growth & socialization skills.


  • Parent Lending Library
  • Book & Toy Lending Library
  • Monthly Calendars & Newsletters

Childhood is full of opportunity. Research indicates that children’s earliest years are a critical time for learning. What we do to assist our children in reaching their full potential paves the way for their future school success.

Early Childhood Coordinator:

Eileen Malone ; emalone@westerncusd12.org

Phone Number: (217)432-8324 ext. 4

0-3 Staff Members