Great Start Readiness Program

The Great Start Readiness program is a state funded, preschool program for children that are 4 years old. The program is located at the Center for Children  and offers a full day, full year class that emphasizes hands-on learning, opportunities for creative expression, and development of basic math and reading skills.


  • Child must be 4 years old
  • Families must meet the state income eligibility guideline. Find current standard, here
  • Families must live in the 48238 zip code


8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, year round except for holidays.


There is no cost to qualified families.  
Students are provided breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack at no additional cost.


Call 313.494.4400 to learn how to enroll your child in the Great Start Readiness program.