Welcome to Jumpstart’s Connecticut homepage!
Here you can learn all about the work we’re doing, our latest initiatives, partners, upcoming events, and much more.

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Partners in Action: YWCA New Britain

Each month we’ll be highlighting a Jumpstart preschool partner as part of our new blog series, Partners in Action. Jumpstart preschool partners vary, including Head Start centers, private and public preschools,


  • 2019 Scribbles to Novels New York

    Thursday, April 11|6:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Pier 60

    Join Jumpstart at our 14th annual Scribbles to Novels gala — this year celebrating Jumpstart’s 25th anniversary. This event shines a spotlight on the school readiness crisis and celebrates the importance of literature in young children’s lives. Attendees have the opportunity to meet featured authors and receive signed books during...

Jumpstart Connecticut is an AmeriCorps*State program, and is supported in part by the Serve Connecticut Commission.

Together, we can help all children build the key language and literacy skills they need to take on the world.

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