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FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

Individuals with special needs who may wish to request information in an alternate accessible format are encouraged to call our office at 718-398-6738 or email Elizabeth Best, CCR&R Coordinator.

For the hearing impaired, please call TDD/TTY # 800-662-1220.


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Play Dough or iPads in Early Childhood? Experts Say Both 

No Smokers: Setting Up Policies Barring Smokers in Early Childhood Settings.
 

SATURDAY CLASSES 2016
$70 Cash Payment
(In office only)
Pay Online $72

Supporting Staff in their Work with Parents
February 13 9am-2pm

Creating an Eco-Healthy Child Care Environment
April  9 9am-2pm

Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development and Care for Kids
May 21 9am-2pm

Temperament: A Practical Approach to Meeting Individual Needs
June 18 9am-2pm

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FREE TRAINING 2016

Make It and Take It
Tues., February 16 @ 10am

Record Keeping & Taxes
Wed., March 16 @ 6pm

Building a Healthy Brain
Thurs., March 31 @10am


THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED

Feb 15  President's Day
May 19 Malcolm X's Birthday
May 30 Memorial Day
July 4 Independence Day
Sept. 5 Labor Day
Nov. 7 Black Solidarity Day
Nov. 24 & 25 Thanksgiving Day
Dec. 26 Christmas


Free Online Child Care Search

Welcome to the Online Child Care Search an easy way to find a list of child care providers in your area at your convenience 24/7. The search will help you locate a child care provider that meets your needs. The Online Child Care Provider Search offers a portion of the wide spectrum of child care services offered by CDSC’s Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) department. 

For additional child care services or to speak to a parent counselor, call 
718.398.6738 or fill out our Child Care Request Form and a parent counselor will  contact you within 24 hours.  

News, Events, & Highlights

New For 2016
Funding is now available to help child care providers pay to take CPR/FA Training. To apply or for additional information go to www.ecetp.pdp.albany.edu/eip-cpr-fa.shtm 


What’s Happening at CDSC
Get Informed! Get Involved! Get Inspired!

Tuesday, February 16 @ 10:00am
Arts and Craft Workshop: Make It and Take It

Tuesday, February 23 @ 6:30pm
Board of Directors’ Annual Community Meeting
What’s New in Child Care: What Child Care
Providers and Families Should Know


Saturday, February 27 @ 11:00am
Bump to Baby: Information and Resources
for Expectant & New Parents

These events are free and open to the public.
Registration is required. Please call 718-398-6738
or email info@cdscnyc.org


In order to obtain an application to apply to become a child care provider, you  must first take an online Child Day Care Orientation.
To take this orientation click here or call us at 718-398-6738
for more information.

 

PRIVACY AND DISCLAIMER STATEMENT

We will never share your information. All collected data is used for CDSC purposes only. Click here to read about our privacy policy and website disclaimer.

WEBMASTER

To report a problem with our website or if you have any questions, comments and/or other issues regarding our website, please email mmassac@cdscnyc.org or call 718-398-2050 ext. 8219.

Updated 2/9/16