St. John's Childcare Center
Early Childhood Education Resources
PARENT RESOURCES AND LINKS
Some useful links for families:
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:
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
Really good care for really little kids