Early Childhood Professional Organizations
Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI)
Association for Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Child Care Aware (CCA)
Division for Early Childhood (DEC)
Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center (ECLKC)
Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children (IAEYC)
Indiana Association of Licensed Child Care Centers
Indiana Perinatal Network
National Afterschool Association
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
National Head Start Association
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Public Health Association
Center for Disease Control
Consumer Safety Product Commission
Indiana Core Knowledge and Competencies
National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education
Child Protective Services
Child Abuse Hotline
Indiana Department of Child Services:https://secure.in.gov/dcs/2372.htm
Mandatory reporting of child abuse and neglect resources
Domestic Violence Resources
ZERO TO THREE
Research and Data
IACCRR Data Center
Resources for Approved On My Way Pre-K Providers
4C of Southern Indiana, Inc.
Starting a Child Care Business
Information from these national organizations can help you plan a high quality child care program.
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