Programs for Children and Families
More and more children are diagnosed with Autism,
learn what to look for and who to ask.
Know the signs of Autism —
One of the Fastest Growing Developmental Disorders
Here's the link:
A Diary of a Mom - Autism
What every parents needs to know
Birth Injury Justice Center
What is Cerebral Palsy?
Birth Injury Center
Our mission is to assist anyone who has been affected by a birth injury. Our website is a compilation of information around the different types of injuries. We offer resources to assist these families, and we will continuously be adding more. Cerebral Palsy is the most common motor disability for children and it affects 1 in every 345 kids.
Looking for Child Care?
Need a babysitter
Children & Obesity – A Parent’s Guide
Is a program for children birth - 5 years old that provides services for low-income families. Depending on where you live, there are Early Head Start Centers for Birth - 3 years old and then
Head Start Centers 3-5 years old.
Find a Head Start near you! Head Start Locator
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Is a national accreditation system that has set professional standards for early childhood education programs, allowing families to find high-quality programs for their children.
Parents As Teachers
Is a program that provides home visiting models to families to promote early development, learning and health of young children by supporting and engaging their parents and caregivers.
National Child Abuse Hotline-
Services the United States, Don't overlook child abuse, don't be silent!! If you are unsure or have questions this is the website to view and follow through. Remember it's always better to be safe than sorry later. All children are precious!
Help Me Grow -
Is a model system for families, providers, and communities. That provides support, resources, and information to help children succeed.
National Health and Safety Performance Standards, Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs. Caring for Our Children,
3rd Edition (CFOC3)
Is a collection of 686 national standards that represent the best evidence, expertise, and experience in the country on quality health and safety practices and policies that should be followed in today's early care and education settings. http://nrckids.org/
United 4 Children
Provides inclusion services to parents of children
with special needs and to child care providers
of children with special needs.
National Children’s Alliance
National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Prevent Child Abuse America
National Children’s Advocacy Center
Parents Connecting with other Parents
Erin Garcia-Luckey - Advocacy Associate
1330 Boylston Street, Suite 400
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Which offers free educational resources, lawsuit guides, and breaking news to anyone who may have questions about asbestos-related diseases, nursing home abuse/neglect, birth injuries, and other common
legal and medical issues.
Talking to Children About Cancer