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Early Head Start – Child Care Partnerships:

Date: May 22, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: ITCN CCDF, News

Early Head Start – Child Care (EHS-CC) Partnerships: Why Do We Need Them? By Amanda Bryans The youngest children in America are also the poorest. Twenty-five percent of infants and toddlers nationwide live in families below the official poverty line. One in eight babies live with families in deep poverty, with household incomes at half or…

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May is National Foster Care Month

Date: May 20, 2014 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: News, Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2014 Contact: HHS Press Office 202-690-6343 Observing National Foster Care Month 2014 A Statement by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Each May, National Foster Care Month serves as a reminder that there are children, youth, and families in our communities who require our collective support to achieve safety, permanence, and the…

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April is Autism Awareness Month!

Date: April 2, 2013 Author: ITCNCCDF Categories: ITCN CCDF, News, Parents, Providers

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects about 1 in 88 children in the U.S. (CDC, 2012), with more children being identified than ever before. The early childhood community has a unique opportunity to touch the lives of these children and their families in ways that can make a real difference.

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