Investing in the Well-Being of Georgia’s Infants and Toddlers, and Their Families

Fact SheetEarly ChildhoodJan 25 2019

Among families with an infant or toddler, health and high-quality care are top concerns. How those who study children think about these needs has evolved in recent years, especially with recent understandings from brain science. In the first three years of life, more than one million brain connections are formed every second. This remarkable brain development is greatly influenced by a young child’s health—both physical and mental—and by the care he or she receives