CHILD CARE LINKS
The Child Care Links is a resource of child care websites and agencies. We are building this library to better serve child care professionals and those interested in child care. If you know of a website that we should include, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-992-1140.
- Association for Early Learning Leaders - formerly known as the National Association of Child Care Professionals is committed to excellence by promoting leadership development and enhancing program quality through the National Accreditation Commission's standards.
- Association Montessori Internationale - The Association Montessori Internationale was founded in 1929 by Dr. Maria Montessori to maintain the integrity of her life's work, and to ensure that it would be perpetuated after her death.
- Association for Library Service to Children - The Association for Library Service to Children develops and supports the profession of children's librarianship by enabling and encouraging its practitioners to provide the best library service to our nation's children.
- Earlychildhoodnews.com - A professional resource for teachers and parents.
- Early Childhood Teacher.org is a website for and about current and aspiring early childhood educators.
- Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania - Easter Seals offers training programs for child care centers and child care professionals on providing care to children with disabilities.
- NAEYC - The National Association for the Education of Young Children is online with lots of affiliate information
- Stand for Children is a nationwide grassroots voice for children.
- www.childcareservices.org Helping to Educate the Early Childhood Workforce One Teacher at a Time. T.E.A.C.H. is a comprehensive scholarship program that provides early childhood teachers, directors and family child care home providers with access to educational opportunities in a growing number of states across the country.
- Zero to Three - ZERO TO THREE's mission is to promote the healthy development of our nation's infants and toddlers by supporting and strengthening families, communities, and those who work on their behalf.
- Gulf Regional Early Childhood Services -GRECS is a private, non-profit agency that helps people in the Gulf Coast region make informed child care choices. The agency provides information and referral services and training programs which serve the entire early care and education community as well as working parents and their employers.
- Child & Family Resources, Inc. - Arizona Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) - Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) is a program of Child & Family Resources, Inc. CCR&R provides free referrals to child care in Arizona via telephone (800) 308-9000 and by the internet at www.arizonachildcare.org. CCR&R also offers guidance to parents about how to identify high quality child care.
- The Helene Marks Early Start Foundation is guided by the belief that every child deserves the opportunity to succeed. The foundation finds, funds, and fosters exemplary programs that offer children a healthy environment to achieve social and emotional well-being and academic success.
- Ohio AEYC is a statewide organization of early childhood professionals that advocates for quality care and education for young children and their families, and provides leadership and professional development opportunities for its affiliate members.
- www.philadelphiachildcare.org - Child Care Information Services of Philadelphia helps parents find child care in Philadelphia.
- Delaware Valley Association for the Education of Young Children (DVAEYC)
- The Mariah Group Unlimited - aPQAS Certified training facility offering Professional Development and Technical Assistance to Early Childhood providers. 215-473-8417 for more information
- Pennsylvania Child Care Association (PACCA) - www.pacca.org
- Provider Appreciation Day - is a new initiative from Families and Work Institute designed to recognize outstanding educators, on the front lines of helping families and children cope with the realities of the post-September 11th world. Salute to Educators will extend the reach of education programs and provide effective tools and new strategies to help educators, students and families move forward.
- www.childcare.org - Lots of great information, search a database for childcare in Seattle, WA.