Resources

The Office of Children and Family Services is dedicated to improving the integration of services for New York’s children, youth, families and vulnerable population.
The New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute exists to drive the excellence of services designed for young children through research, policy, and practice.
The Early Care and Learning Council is designed to promote excellence in early care and education with equal access for all families.
The Early Childhood Education and Training Program is a teaching and research institution that is responsive to the public service.

WNY Behavior Toolbox

WNYbehaviortoolbox.com is an initiative of the WNY Behavior Collaboration, a group of like-minded professionals who are committed to supporting children’s social-emotional health.
The Early Childhood Direction Center is a program to help professionals and parents of children with special needs, birth to five.
The NYS AEYC promotes excellence in early care and education services for New York State children and families, through education, advocacy and the support of the profession.
The NAEYC promotes high-quality early learning by connecting practice, policy, and research.
NY Works for Children is the state’s integrated professional development system for the early childhood and school age workforce.
The mission of QUALITYstarsNY is to provide strategic direction and advice to the State of New York on early childhood issues.
The Child Care Exchange is committed to supporting early childhood professionals worldwide in their efforts to craft early childhood environments where adults and children thrive.