Useful Links

For Parents

Child Development Information

American Academy of Pediatrics
Zero to Three National Center for Infants Toddlers and Families
Child Development Institute

Early Learning and Selecting Early Learning Programs

Collaboration for Early Childhood
National Association for the Education of the Young Child (NAEYC)


Mental/Behavioral Health

Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park- Network of Care

Reading Resources

Oak Park Public Library Raise a Reader
Oak Park Public Library Read
Association of Library Services to Children (A Division of the American Library Association)



Illinois Child Care Assistance Program

Illinois Action for Children

Developmental Services / Early Childhood Special Education

Illinois Early Intervention
Oak Park Elementary School District 97

Nutrition Information 

For Providers/Educators

Scholarships and Tuition Assistance

Gateways to Opportunity Illinois Professional Development System
Illinois Action for Children

Curriculum and Activities

Illinois Early Learning Project
National Association for the Education of the Young Child (NAEYC)
Zero to Three National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families

For Health Professionals

American Academy of Pediatrics
Centers for Disease Control

For Community

Institute for a Competitive Work Force - U.S. Chamber of Commerce Report
Ready, Set, Go! Why Business Should Support Early Learning

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