Featured Parent and Leader

Mia Daugherty is one of the co-leaders of Village of Moms, which grew out of our Project LAUNCH Action in Neighborhoods work. We are so proud of the work Village of Moms is doing, and we are grateful to be able to support such strong leaders in our community. Read more about Mia, and the most recent Village of Mom’s […]

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Free Summer Kids Kit Give-A-Way

On May 25th-26th, take 15 minutes to complete an Ages & Stages Questionnaire for your child (ages 0-5) and you will receive a FREE summer Kids Kit!* Click here to complete the Questionnaire! Kit includes: ~Neon Chalk game ~Puzzle ball ~Activity pad assortment ~Inflatable beach ball ~Rainbow slime ~Watercolors + activity ~Pom-poms & tongs activity ~Novelty toy ~Kids book Each […]

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ASQ Screening Collaborative

VCR is pleased to announce we have received funding from System of Care St. Louis Region to continue and expand the work of the ASQ Screening Collaborative. This funding will allow us to hire additional staff to support, grow, and strengthen the work of this initiative. The hiring process is currently underway and we look forward to introducing you to […]

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Legislative Wrap-Up Forum May 24

In this unusual 2018 Missouri Legislature session punctuated by criminal charges being filed against the governor, what actions have been taken that affect children and families? Get a full review at the annual Legislative Wrap-Up forum on Thursday, May 24, at the Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being, 1000 N. Vandeventer Ave. Networking and registration begin at 8:30 a.m.. and the […]

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Early Childhood Summit Advances Early Childhood Plan

Over 250 early childhood professionals, child advocates, nonprofit executives, funders, parents, businesses and other community leaders gathered for the St. Louis Metropolitan Early Childhood Summit on October 4, 2017. The Summit was presented by Vision for Children at Risk, the St. Louis Regional Early Childhood Council and Ready by 21 St. Louis. Thanks to our sponsors the Deaconess Foundation (Leadership […]

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