St. John's Childcare Center
Early Childhood Education Resources

PARENT RESOURCES AND LINKS 
Some useful links about St. John's for families:
 
Join our online community at Yahoo! Groups
  

Reviews of St. John's Childcare (from Berkeley Parents Network) 

  Resources:

Berkeley Parents Network

Bananas -  (Resource and Referral for Northern     Alameda county). 
Also has a Child Development Warmline for advice and info on child development and health issues.  (510)658-7353
 
Contra Costa Preschool Directory - Types of preschools and preschool philosophies
 
Every Child Counts (First 5 Alameda) - a program that supports health, development and well-being of our youngest children through their first five years. 
 
City of Berkeley -  Housing and Community Services Department -  promotes community development through neighborhood based organizations that help people overcome poverty through housing, employment and training, childcare and youth, health, homeless and other needed services. 

Early Childhood Education:

National Association for the Education of Young Children

 California Association for the Education of Young Children

 Zero to Three

 

 




Resources for Families with Children with Special Needs:  

Regional Center of the East Bay (RCEB) - Provides services for those with developmental disabilities.  The "Early Start" program provides services for 0-3 year olds with or at risk for developmental disabilities.  (510) 383-1355

Family Resource Network (FRN) - Provides free info, referral services, advocacy and parent support for children with disabilities or special health care needs. (510) 547-7322

 California Children's Services (CCS) - Provides specialized medical care for children with eligible medical conditions.  (510) 208-5970