Children need stable, nurturing homes to thrive. Learn how the ECAC is working to better identify at-risk families and deliver the network of services and support they need.Read More...
Healthy development begins before birth. Learn how the ECAC is working to coordinate a more comprehensive system to address the physical, oral, cognitive, and social-emotional health of children.Read More...
High Quality Early Learning
Children who receive high quality early care and education do better in school and in life. Learn how the ECAC is working to unify standards and expand access to high quality programs.Read More...
Coordinated and Responsive Systems and Communities
By coordinating existing resources and data, children will receive greater continuity of care. Learn how the ECAC is working to improve collaboration, cost effectiveness and accountability of services.Read More...
The Early Childhood Advisory Council (ECAC) will provide strategic direction and advice to the State of New York on early childhood issues. By monitoring and guiding the implementation of a range of strategies, the ECAC supports New York in building a comprehensive and sustainable early childhood system that will ensure success for all young children.
BUILD has had a number of webinars in the past weeks about the Early Head Start-Child Care Partnerships (EHS-CCP) federal funding opportunity and they have received a lot of questions. If it is the official answers to these questions you are looking for, please go to the ECLKC website atRead More...
The Blending and Braiding Home Visiting Funding Streams: Practical Applications from the Toolkit webinar recording
The webinar recording is now available. The Blending and Braiding for Early Childhood Home Visiting in New York toolkit, helps home visiting programs learn new ways to bring funding streams together to support programming. This information is useful for program managers, administrators and fiscal staff.Read More...