What life stage would you like to learn more about?

Learn more about and connect with programs and services for each Life Stage.


  • From conception through the earliest years of life or babyhood.

Early Childhood

  • The time in a child’s life before they begin school full time.

School Age

  • The years from kindergarten through middle school.

Transition to Adulthood

  • Moving from childhood to young adulthood and from school to adult life.


  • Period of time after we transition from school years through the time we begin entering our golden years.


  • The golden years are when we begin to slow down and experience many age-related changes.

Special thanks to the University of Missouri Kansas City, Charting the LifeCourse Nexus. © 2020 Curators of the University of Missouri. Learn more about LifeCourse Nexus.