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Georgia’s Cross Agency Child Data System (CACDS) aligns critical data from programs and services for children zero to five and their families. The purpose of the system is to identify service gaps, create opportunities for analysis and research, and provide an integrated and aligned approach to demonstrate how the state is meeting the needs of its youngest learners.

Participating Programs

Georgia Department of Education

Childcare and Parent Services

Babies Can’t Wait

Children 1st

Georgia Home Visiting

Georgia’s Pre-K

Head Start and Early Head Start

Georgia Division of Family and Children Services

Our Mission

Create a high quality, comprehensive, integrated early childhood data system for Georgia to inform policies and practices that produce better outcomes for children and families.