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July 31, 2015
Capital District/North Country Early Childhood Direction Center

ECDC logoEarly Childhood Direction Center (ECDC)
900 Watervliet-Shaker Road
Albany, NY 12205

Contacts

Ellen Burns, 464-6377
ellen.burns@neric.org

Nancy Hampton, 464-6379
nancy.hampton@neric.org

News from ECDC

 
NEW ECDC Parent Webinars

View a webinar on transitioning from preschool special education to kindergarten presented by Capital District ECDC Program Coordinator Nancy Hampton here.

View a webinar on transitioning from early intervention to preschool special education by Capital District ECDC Program Coordinator Ellen Burns here.

 

About ECDC

Capital District/North Country Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC) is a New York State Education Department grant- funded project that provides training, technical assistance, information and support for school districts, providers of early childhood services and parents in the identification, referral and support of special education pre-school age children. No cost to schools, parents or agencies.

toddler playingServices include:

  • Providing information to families regarding child development, behavior, special needs and school related issues.
  • Information and referral for families
  • Matching services to children and families
  • Follow-up to families to ensure appropriate services are accessed
  • Workshops for parents
  • Technical assistance/training for school districts related to preschool special education

Our services are provided, free of charge and confidentially to all families, providers, and community agencies in the following areas: Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, St. Lawrence, Warren and Washington Counties.

 ECDC Information

Resources for Parents and Professionals

 

 

 

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