Local Resources for Parents and Children
Sometimes parenting can be overwhelming. The Success By 6 Coalition is here to provide families with the tools they need to support their children. Listed below are local community resources available to assist you and your child on your journey to a happy, healthy and successful life.
Early childhood education starts way before the first day of kindergarten. Here are some resources to assist you choosing early care and education programs and community learning experiences for your child.
Every parent wants their child to learn, be happy and healthy. Sometimes parenting can be overwhelming. Here are local community resources available to help you.
Parents as Teachers Parent Café - Corpus Christi Catholic Charities: view the list of events for the next Parent Café
Parent Companion for families with children suspected or diagnosed with a disability
Community and Financial Security
Sometimes parents need assistance getting started on their journey toward financial independence or a little help during rough times. Below are some local resources to start you on your way.
To reduce physical, emotional and psychological health issues later on in life, Success By 6 wants to ensure you are equipped with resources to care for yourself and raise happy, healthy babies who enter kindergarten prepared to succeed.
Sign up for healthy tips. Text TXSNAP to 468311
Get Texts, Tip Sheets and Activities
Ready4K Text Messages
Parents, caregivers and educators in Nueces County: Ready4K sends you three texts each week focused on one subject for children ages 0-5. You will receive one text with facts about the subject, one text with an activity tip and one text with ways you can continue lessons based on the subject. It's free to sign up. Just text "SB6kids" to 70138, choose your preferred language and provide your child's date of birth. Texts provide age-appropriate material and work for most children ages 0-5. View the Ready4K flyer for information.
Calendar of Daily Activities
- Summer tips calendar - Nature
- Summer tips calendar - Fun with Science
- Summer tips calendar - Shapes
- Summer tips calendar - Food
- Summer tips calendar - Play
- Summer tips calendar - Colors
Social and Emotional Development
Behind Every Child Behavior, There is a Feeling (PDF 340 KB)
Language Milestones (PDF 1.35 MB)
Language Milestones - Spanish (PDF 824 KB)
Parenting is a Process (PDF 363 KB)
Setting Limits (PDF 316 KB)
Tips for Families with Preschoolers (PDF 228 KB)
Dual language Learners: 5 Tips for Parents (PDF 399 KB)
Dual Language Learners: 5 Tips for Parents - Spanish (PDF 377 KB)
Tips for Using language at Home and in the Community (PDF 898 KB)
Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)
Let's Talk About Math: Everyday Fun with Counting (PDF 252 KB)
Let's Talk About Math: Everyday Fun with Measurement (PDF 257 KB)
Let's Talk About Math: Everyday Fun with Patterns (PDF 252 KB)
Let's Talk About Math: Everyday Fun with Shapes (PDF 274 KB)
Talk Math Activities Sheet (PDF 161 KB)
Playtime Activities Sheet (PDF 102 KB)
Visit Vroom for over 1,000 free activities to boost learning
Talk, Read, Sing Together at the Laundromat Tipsheet (PDF 524 KB)
Tips for Talking with Multiple Children (PDF 129 KB)