The first five years – just 1,825 days – of a child’s life are so critical, they will largely determine the emotional, social, and intellectual well being of that child for the rest of his or her life.
Founded in 1963, Starfish Family Services is a community-based nonprofit organization serving thousands of vulnerable children and families annually in Metro Detroit.
Our passion is early childhood development. We strive every day to prepare young children for a successful start to school. Our programs and services uniquely recognize and respect the important role of parents and other caregivers in the long-term success of children.
Just in: IMPACT REPORT Year 2!!! This report summarizes the impact of our Inkster Early Childhood Strategy. It covers the reality in which we're doing this work, our expanding reach into the community, the results of our impact and the realizations that inform our future plans.