Bridgeport Prospers: Cradle to Career

Bridgeport Prospers: Cradle to Career is an ambitious, multi-domain initiative that is bringing together education, hospitals, schools, public safety, early childhood and other relevant Department of Social Services programs to improve the lives of infants, children and families through early-detection and intervention. NIC is initially assisting the project by creating data-sharing agreements and Enterprise MOUs, as well as providing communications guidance.

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This is a pilot for Connecticut’s DSS, and is intended to integrate with the statewide, Medicaid-funded, shared-services infrastructure over the next few years. Bridgeport Prospers Cradle to Career is a member of the StriveTogether Cradle to Career Network, a nonprofit national network of communities working to improve every child’s educational success through a cross-sector, data-driven, collective-impact approach.