Here are various links to organizations, governmental agencies, and
media corporations that provide information in support of early learning
www.rightchoiceforkids.org The Right Choice for Kids was created by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) to inform families about the importance of high-quality early childhood education programs for young children.
Hartford 311 Hartford 311 is a toll-free, non-emergency call center, designed to connect Hartford residents, businesses and visitors to City services.
211 2-1-1 Child Care helps families find child care to best meet their needs and maintains current listings of licensed and licensed exempt child care programs in Connecticut. also provides early care professionals with training, technical assistance and resources.
www.birth23.org The Birth to Three System assists and strengthens the capacity of families to meet the developmental and health-related needs of infants and toddlers who have delays or disabilities.
www.ctvisit.com Website of activities/trips to do with your child in the State of Connecticut.
http://dfcyr.hartford.gov/ The Department of Families, Children, Youth and Recreation promotes the successful lifelong learning opportunities of Hartford children, youth and families through early education, workforce development and recreation.
www.hplct.org Hartford public library provides free resources that inspire reading, guide learning, and encourage individual exploration.
www.ctcare4kids.com The goal of the Care 4 Kids program is to make child care affordable for low to moderate income families in Connecticut. The program is a partnership between the State of Connecticut, the families in the program and the providers who take care of the children.
www.sde.ct.gov The Connecticut State Department of Education is the administrative arm of the Connecticut State Board of Education. Through leadership, curriculum, research, planning, evaluation, assessment, data analyses and other assistance, the Department helps to ensure equal opportunity and excellence in education for all Connecticut students.
NAEYC NAEYC is a professional membership organization that works to promote high-quality early learning for all young children, birth through age 8, by connecting early childhood practice, policy, and research.