RESOURCES

http://www.ocfs.ny.gov
The New York State Office of Children and Family Services provides a range of resources to help parents with their child care needs, people who want to start or are currently running childcare programs, and anyone with concern about the health and safety of a child in a day care program.

http://www.naeyc.org
The National Association for the Education of Young Children is dedicated to improving the well-being of all young children, with a particular focus on the quality of education and developmental services. The website offers information regarding issues that impact families and children and highlight advances in the field of child development.

http://www.zerotothree.org
Zero to Three’s mission is to support the healthy development and well-being of infants, toddlers, and their families. Their site contains a wealth of information relating to children through age three.

http://www.kidshealth.org
Kid’s Health provides doctor-approved health information about children from birth through adolescence and has a separate area for kids, teens, and parents. It covers a wide array of topics about medical, emotional, and developmental issues of children and their families.