Family – Web Resources
CDC – Center for Disease Control
Downloadable developmental checklists, tip sheets, etc. in various languages
Zero to Three
Tip sheets, videos, “Let’s Play” app
TACSEI – Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention for Young Children
Handouts for social, emotional, and behavioral topics
CSEFEL – Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning
Parent training modules
CHOP – Center for Autism Research
Autism Road Map – resources, info. on treatment and services, referrals, etc.
Eastern PA Down Syndrome Center
Trexlertown center with physicians, therapists, services
Find free local vision exam for infants 6 to 12 months
Hands and Voices Guide by Your Side
Assistance for newly diagnosed hearing loss
Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services
Info., referral, summer instruction, auxiliary aids, vision enhancement
Parent to Parent
Links families of children with special needs on a one-to-one basis with a peer supporter for purposes of support and information.
Listing of autism-friendly business services (dentists, nutritionists, etc.).
Largest autism science and advocacy organization, providing comprehensive tools, info., and support
St. Mary’s Parenting Resource Center
Parenting Resource Center
Resources designed specifically for Early Intervention and PA Trainings
PFSA – PA Family Support Alliance
Mandated reporter and child abuse info.
Pennsylvania’s Promise for Children
Parent resources – developmental checklists, behavior tips, “Learning is Everywhere”, “Early Learning GPS”app, “Build ECE” newsletter, etc.
HealthyChildren.org – American Academy of Pediatrics
Tips on medical care, development, nutrition, safety, etc. + numerous apps
Florida State University
Resources for language development; 16 by 16 series
Tips and app for brain-building activities during daily routines
Lehigh County Resources
Allentown Health Bureau
Home safety visits, lead testing, car seats, immunization clinics, etc.
Parent and tot swim
Links to county free libraries
Child Abuse Prevention Coalition of Lehigh Valley
Child abuse prevention primer, parenting classes and support, workshops
Lehigh Valley Camps
Local online resource of both fun and educational camps for their children.
CSC – Community Services for Children
Leader in quality early education, birth to 5, info. on early childhood education
Bucks County Resources
Central Bucks YMCA Ability Programs
Adapted aquatics, karate, scouting, basketball, after-school programs
Upper Bucks YMCA
Adapted aquatics, mom and tot swim
Bucks County Pre-K Counts Program
Income eligible pre-school programs through United Way
Bucks County Free Library System
Links to various locations
Bucks County Head Start
Bucks County IU#22 classrooms for 3 to 5 year olds
Bucks County Early Head Start
Center-based child care for birth to 3, basics (diapers, formula, food), resources for ESL classes, medical/dental care, job training