BRAD Child Development Programs

Serving Clay, Lawrence and Randolph Counties in Northeast Arkansas for 50 years, Black River Area Development Corporation is a Community Action Agency and the grantee for BRAD Child Development Programs which includes Head Start, Early Head Start, Arkansas Better Chance, State pre-k and after school care programs. The Head Start program serves 137 preschool children, Early Head Start serves 96 infant/toddlers, State pre-k will potentially serve 180 children. Centers are located in Pocahontas in Randolph County, Corning, Piggott, and Rector in Clay County, and Walnut Ridge in Lawrence County.

Flower Walk

­čî╝The Precious Pandas went on a buggy ride Friday, looking for Easter flowers. The kids loved getting to hold and smell the flowers they found as they explored the neighborhood with Mrs. Ashley and Ms. Katie.­čî╝

Readers from Imboden Charter School

The Dino-Pal class at Black River Child Development Center would like to thank students from the Imboden Charter School who came and read Dr. Seuss books to the class.