1. How it Works
If you have a child with physical, mental, or emotional disabilities, ECDCs can help. ECDCs provide information to members of the community about services for young children from birth to age five with diagnosed or suspected special needs.
- Services are free for children and their families
- Centers are available in each borough
- Free training sessions offered
- Information about pre-school services, day care, evaluations, and more
More ways to get help with this program
Visit the website
Visit the NY State ECDC website to learn more about ECDC’s services.
Ask for Early Childhood Direction Centers.
Call the ECDC representative in your borough
Visit a ECDC
Find an ECDC in your neighborhood to get help in person.