To provide high quality services and support Abbeville and Greenwood County families with children ages 0-5.
To strengthen parents and teachers with appropriate practices to develop social, emotional, physical and cogntive skills for Abbeville and Greenwood Counties' young children.
First Steps is a comprehensive, results-oriented statewide education initiative to help prepare children to reach first grade healthy and ready to succeed. According to South Carolina Kids Count, 17.4% of children in Abbeville County and 20.2% in Greenwood County are assessed as not ready for first grade. Abbeville and Greenwood County First Steps have formed an alliance across county lines for over six years to ensure comprehensive services are provided for the entire family to guarantee family success. We want to make certain all children in Abbeville and Greenwood Counties
arrive to first grade ready to learn.
1402C Hwy 72W * Greenwood, SC 29649 * 864-388-4102 * 864-366-0656