All children will thrive and grow in secure environments when families, professionals and communities are committed to excellence. Research shows that 80% of a child’s brain development and 95% of personality and social skill development occurs before age 5.
Learn about the stages of your child's development and how every day interactions with them build brains to be strong for years to come!
We can help! The Child Care Council provides referrals to child care programs in Herkimer, Madison and Oneida County with openings based on your location and needs!
Invest in New York Child Care Grant funding applications will be accepted for newly-opened child care programs? Considering watching children as a career? Learn more now!
Early Care & Learning Issue Leader
(315) 223-7850 x223
Last updated February 9, 2023