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Easter Seals Child Care Resource and Referral

This agency can help you to locate child care in the Monadnock region. Both links can help you access their services:
http://nh.easterseals.com/site/PageServer?pagename=NHDR_ChildCareResourceampReferral

http://nh.childcareaware.org/


National Association for the Education of Young Children

This is the professional organization for early childhood educators and this link directs you to their site specifically for families. There are great resources here: http://families.naeyc.org/


SPARK New Hampshire

Their mission is “to provide leadership that promotes a comprehensive, coordinated, sustainable early childhood system that achieves positive outcomes for young children and families, investing in a solid future for the Granite State.”

There are many great resources for parents here: http://sparknh.org/


One Tough Job

Read an array of online articles relevant to parents: http://www.onetoughjob.org/development/pregnancy-childbirth


Born Learning

Information about children at different ages and stages: http://www.bornlearning.org/default.aspx?id=19


Zero to Three

Learn about topics relating to children from birth to age 3: http://www.zerotothree.org/child-development/


Center for Disease Control

A governmental resource center on child development: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/childdevelopment/index.html


Early Supports and Services

Learn about the family-centered early supports and services available to children and families in New Hampshire: http://www.dhhs.nh.gov/dcbcs/bds/earlysupport/index.htm


The American Academy of Pediatrics

Information on a variety of topics for parents with children of all ages: http://www.aap.org/en-us/Pages/Default.aspx


New Hampshire Child Care Program - Licensing Rules

www.dhhs.nh.gov/oos/cclu/documents/finalrules.pdf


National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

NAEYC Videos

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CDC Office
Tara Kavanagh
603-358-2233

CDC Director
Ellen Edge
603-358-2232

Academic Program Coordinator
and Associate Director

Deirdre McPartlin
603-358-2244

Child Development Center
229 Main Street
Keene, New Hampshire 03435

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