Great Kids is an International Leader in Childhood Development.

Discover our evidence-based curricula and training tailored to meet your program needs.

We create a relationship-focused, play-based parenting and child development curriculum that supports families to raise children who feels safe, secure, loved, valued, curious and capable.

What We Offer at Great Kids

Great Kids® is an international nonprofit organization with a vision for a brighter future.

Our aim is to change that future …one childhood at a time. Three decades ago, we started as an organization providing results-driven curriculum, professional development, and consultation specifically for home visiting programs.

Just as the world is changing, our product lines are continually evolving and expanding to support those who partner with families in a variety of capacities. In partnership with you and your program, we’re working to create a world where all parents and caregivers will feel confident and competent in their ability to protect children and their childhoods.

If you are an existing partner of Great Kids curricula, please visit our For Existing Partners area to learn more.

Curricula, Certification Seminars, and Products for Parent and Child Groups

Competency Development

Thrive includes products specifically for programs who support families in recovery.

Logo for SOAR…The Effective Home Visitor Series

A collection of mini-courses designed to give participants foundational knowledge.

Logo for Elevate training: This series is designed for any home visitor, supervisor, or coach who is certified in the Growing Great Kids curriculum and has completed Next Generation P-36 Tier 1 or P-36 Classic AND is transitioning to Next Generation.

An online practice series that promotes the confidence and competence of home visitors, coaches, and supervisors. 

Growing Great Kids®

Why Choose Great Kids?

Never any recurring licensing fees

Proven Success

Over 37,000 people have been trained to use the Great Kids curricula

Protective Factors – GGK Constructs

Research informed constructs embedded in the Protective Factors Framework

Alignment with Head Start

The Growing Great Kids Home Based Curricula Series exceeds all Head Start Curriculum requirements

Evidenced Based Research

As evidenced by seven independent evaluations, the GGK Curriculum produces outstanding results

Specialized Training Programs 

On-site and virtual training options available

Healthy Families America

The Growing Great Kids curriculum aligns with and builds upon the HFA model approach

Throughout the US and Canada

Join the cadre of organizations helping to ensure successful outcomes.

Learn your options for free.

New To Great Kids?

Start by scheduling, at your convenience, a free 30-minute one-on-one conversation to learn if our affordable curriculum with no recurring costs is the best fit for your organization.

Schedule Your Consultation

Learn about the components of our curriculum and hear what staff and parents are saying about what makes Great Kids stand out among the rest.

Cost Estimates

Leverage the free one-on-one consultation to understand precise costs and certification requirements.

Fit and Values

Learn if our values of making children feel safe and secure, loved and valued, curious and capable align with your organization.

Connect With Great Kids

Testimonials

What home visitors and parents are saying about Great Kids.

Photo of Traycee Miller Family Support Specialist, Healthy Families Georgia.

“The Growing Great Kids curriculum means that I have the opportunity of sharing such valuable information and lots of information with families that I serve. Information that has been researched and is evidence based, but not only that, information that is very supporting and encouraging in understanding parenting. "

Traycee Miller

Family Support Specialist, Healthy Families Georgia

Image of video still from testimonial video by Jennifer Gutierrez of Stanislaus County Office of Education.

"We came across Great Kids, Growing Great Kids and it didn’t take us very long at all to read and understand that Great Kids had a curriculum that aligns perfectly with everything that we need here for our early home-based programs."

Jennifer Gutierrez

Child Development Specialist, Stanislaus County Office of Education