Program Spotlight
South Central Child Development Center
South Central Child Development Center provides Head Start services in Aurora, Bon Homme, Brule, Buffalo, Charles Mix, Davison, Douglas, Gregory, Hanson, Hutchinson, Jerauld, Lyman, McCook, Sanborn, Tripp, and Yankton counties.  SCCD is funded for 347 Head Start slots.  Our main office is located in Wagner, SD.

We offer three service delivery options focused on school readiness - a center-based program, a home-based program, and a combination program.


We had an awesome turnout for our end-of-year picnic.
20 families and 76 participants
End of Year Outside Time - It was a fun day and the kids loved it! Thanks goes to our amazing staff. Even regular lunch with decorated tables, pretty napkins and cups feels like a party!


Our Mission Statement

South Central Child Development, Inc. is committed to the development of children and families using an integrated approach of comprehensive early childhood education, family support, and community involvement.

Our Vision Statement
South Central Child Development, Inc. is a comprehensive service agency providing education and resources, which empower children, families, and communities.

Our Value Statement
Service • Commitment • Communication • Diversity,

Individuality • Nurturing • Compassion.