Your experience matters. Tell us who supported you and your child during the first five years.

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Becoming a parent and raising a child isn’t easy. Your story helps us recognize the people and programs that support young children and their families in South Carolina. Your story may be featured on our website or social media channels.

Your First Five Story

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By submitting your story and/or image(s), you hereby grant permission for them to be used by the SC Early Childhood Advisory Council through social media channels, website, and/or advertisements, and if identifying you, using only your first name and last initial. You understand you waive any right to royalties or other compensation.