Related Links

  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) : Whether you're looking for a quality child care program or you're interested in activities you can do at home to encourage your child's development, NAEYC can help!
  • KidsHealth: KidsHealth is the most visited site on the web for information about healthy, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.
  • Bright Horizons Family Solutions: Sign up for e.family news, download the Kindergarten Readiness study, and more.
  • Indiana Association for Child Care Resource & Referral (IACCRR): Location of Training Central a great tool for online training and webinar opportunities for the early childhood field.
  • The Daily Parent: A Newsletter for Working Parents: Subscribe to this daily newsletter for information on working and parenting.
  • IN*SOURCE: Providing parents and families in Indiana with the information and training necessary to help assure effective educational programs and appropriate services for children and young adults with disabilities.
  • Indiana First Steps: Indiana First Steps' goal is to provide a family-centered, comprehensive, coordinated, neighborhood based system of services for families of infants and toddlers with disabilities.
  • The Indiana Youth PRO Association (formerly ISAC): The Indiana Youth PRO Association's is to advance the professional practice of youth development.
  • Zero to Three: The nation's leading resource on the first years.
  • Carefinder: Download "A Parent's Guide to Choosing Safe and Healthy Child Care" and find other useful information regarding child care in Indiana.
  • About Special Kids (formerly the Indiana Parent Information Network): A resource directory for families and professionals regarding children with special needs.
  • Child Care Aware: Find out what parents and families are looking for when they search for child care.
  • Redleaf National Institute: Sign up for a free newsletter that covers topics of interest to family child care providers, or download free articles on topics relating to your business.
  • National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC): Do you have questions about becoming an accredited family child care home? NAFCC has the answers.
  • Safety Store by Riley Hospital: Find safety products on-line and at several locations throughout the state at discounted prices.
  • Families and Work Institute: Exploring the relationship between family life and work life and their implications for children.
  • Operation Child Care: For more information on Operation Child Care in our community, visit our "Special Programs" page.
  • Child Safety and Prescription Drugs: Information on Children and Prescription Drug use.
  • Cord Blood Banking: Helping families learn about cord blood banking.
  • AddictionResource: Raises awareness on the dangers of addiction and helps parents stay healthy and drug-free for themselves and their children.
  • Health Finder: Promotes better health through education and awareness.
  • Consumer Danger: Dedicated to keeping the public informed about consumer dangers and safety issues associated with numerous products that can cause the public harm.
  • Click2Science: is an interactive, professional development site for trainers, coaches, site directors and frontline staff/volunteers working in out-of-school time STEM programs, serving children and youth.
  • First Children's Finance:Building stronger child care businesses.
  • National AfterSchool Association: NAA is the membership association for professionals who work with children and youth in diverse school and community-based settings to provide a wide variety of extended learning opportunities and care during out-of-school hours.
  • CCDF Provider Reimbursement Rates: Click on the county name to see the current maximum Child Care Development Fund (CCDF) reimbursement rates for that county.