Playworks for every kid

Spotlight
Get in the Game Luncheon
Save the date for Playworks Michigan's fifth annual Get in the Game Luncheon & Game Changer Awards!
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Playworks Michigan Turns Five
This year, we celebrate the 5th anniversary of Playworks Michigan and the 20th anniversary of the founding of Playworks. Join us in celebrating 5 years of healthy, safe, and inclusive play for thousands of children in our community.
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Playworks and Detroit Lions host Meet Up and Eat Up
Novi High School students are helping to teach kids about healthy lifestyles with the Lions and Playworks.
Playworks Michigan
Harnessing the power of play to strengthen our kids, schools and communities.

"I feel Playworks has had a positive impact on our school. The students have learned tools to problem solve and work together. Behavior issues have decreased this year schoolwide.”

Teacher, Roosevelt Elementary- Keego Harbor, Detroit

Playworks Pro
With Playworks Pro, learn how to use active play to support the social, emotional, and cognitive development of your kids.

"The Power of Play trainings were AWESOME! They provided games and attention signals that I have ALREADY seen teachers implement today!"

Heather Brandon, Dean, Canton, MI

Collaboration is in our nature
Every Playworks partnership is customized to meet our partners’ specific goals.

At Mattel, we believe in the power of play and the critical link between play and the healthy development and learning of children. With Playworks as a partner, we can directly and immediately translate that vision into direct impact with thousands of children each year.” 

Diedre Lind, Executive Director, Mattel Children’s Foundation 

VIDEO
Off the Sidelines and into the Action
We are changing the way children interact, both in and out of school. Learn how we move kids off of the sidelines and into the action by watching this animation.
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Playworks in Michigan