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Partners and Affiliated Organizations
THE Connecticut OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
The mission of the Office of Early Childhood is to support all young children in their development by ensuring that early childhood policy, funding and services strengthen the critical role families, providers, educators and communities place in a child’s life.
The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is dedicated to improving the well-being of all young children, with particular focus on the quality of educational and developmental services for all children from birth through age eight. NAEYC is committed to becoming an increasingly high performing and inclusive organization.
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut unites organizations and people to help find solutions to our community’s most pressing problems. Their four priorities are: Community Wellness, Thriving Children, Basic Needs, and Promoting Independence. Research indicates that certain areas in the community require particular attention and therefore, all of United Way’s efforts address at least one of these priorities or focus areas.
The Department of Social Services provides a broad range of services to the elderly, people with disabilities, families, and individuals who need assistance in maintaining or achieving their full potential for self-direction, self-reliance and independent living.
The Connecticut State Department of Education is the administrative arm of the Connecticut State Board of Education. Through leadership, curriculum, research, planning, evaluation, assessment, data analyses and other assistance, the Department helps to ensure equal opportunity and excellence in education for all Connecticut students. The Department is responsible for distributing funds to the state’s 166 school districts and operates the Connecticut Technical High School System.