CDC Resources & Links

Action for Children: Action for Children is a source for child care and early learning services in Central Ohio. The organization also provides referrals to licensed child care programs – both center and home based.

Center for Family Safety and Healing: A joint partnership between the Columbus Coalition Against Family Violence and Columbus Children’s Hospital, this organization provides prevention, intervention, treatment, and support services for victims of child abuse and domestic violence.

Child Care Aware: Child Care Aware provides comprehensive, nationwide child care resources and information for parents and caregivers., operated by the American Academy of Pediatrics, provides information on ages and stages, child safety, family life, healthy living and health issues, child and adolescent development, etc.

Help Me Grow: Help Me Grow provides education, developmental screenings, services and referrals for expectant parents, newborns, infants, and toddlers in the state of Ohio.

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC): The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is a professional membership organization that works to promote high-quality early learning for all young children, birth through age 8, by connecting early childhood practice, policy, and research. NAEYC Accreditation is the gold standard for early childhood programs across the country. Families of young children who attend NAEYC-accredited programs can be confident that they deliver the highest quality early care and education.

ZERO TO THREE: ZERO TO THREE is a national, nonprofit organization that informs, trains, and supports professionals, policymakers, and parents in their efforts to improve the lives of infants and toddlers.