Building Brighter Futures – For Children, Families & Indiana

New Resource for Families — and for Providers, Too!

Beginning today, Hoosier families have a new resource to shed light on high-quality care and fun family ideas that boost brain growth — Brighter Futures Indiana. Our goal is simple: We support Indiana families as they nurture their children, at home and while in care. While this new website is designed to support families, it has plenty of great tools for Indiana early childhood providers.

What You’ll Find on Brighter Futures Indiana

We created this online tool to provide a lot of information. And we do it in plain language. What that means is that you won’t find a lot of jargon. But you will factual, research-based info and ideas including:

Brighter Futures Indiana Tool for Child Care ProviderHOW TO USE BRIGHTER FUTURES INDIANA with Families

There’s a ton of useful information on this site. You are free to use any of these resources. Whether you are a provider looking to help babies learn about math, toddlers learn how to express their feelings, or pre-K students gain science skills, we have you covered. And if you want to share info on potty training or caring for those first few teeth, we can help with that too!

Child Care Search Supports That Highlight Your Quality

The website also helps families be well-informed in their search for care, in ways that highlight your focus on quality. As families look for care, Brighter Futures Indiana has plenty of tools to help. They can:

Brighter Futures Indiana is brought to Hoosiers through a partnership with the Indiana FSSA Office of Early Childhood and Out-of-School Learning and Early Learning Indiana, with additional support from the Lilly Endowment, Inc.