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Child Care Financial Assistance
Erie County Department of Social Services offers child care subsidies to families making less than 200% of the federal poverty level. To apply for a subsidy, contact the Day Care Unit at (716) 858-8953 or visit their website.
Consumer Produce Safety Commission
Every Person Influences Children (EPIC)
EPIC is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping families, schools, and communities raise children to become responsible and capable adults.
2-1-1 WNY is your free and confidential link to health and human services.
Family Help Center
24/7 help line, home-based family support, parent support groups, and companion child care groups
Supporting families and professionals to empower individuals with disabilities to reach their full potential
Buffalo Prenatal-Perinatal Network
The mission of the Buffalo Prenatal-Perinatal Network is to work with health and human service providers and consumers to develop and implement efforts that focus on improving birth outcomes especially for populations who are at risk of poor outcomes.
Boys and Girls Club
Boys and Girls Clubs offer free membership for military families
A place for mothers to find support and encouragement from other mothers
US Department of Health and Human Services
Buffalo based author Brian Kantz writes as NEWBIE DAD
Becoming the best dad you can imagine
Hispanic Heritage Council of WNY
Dedicated to preserving the history of Hispanics in Western New York for future generations.
Dedicado a preservar la historia de los hispanos en el oeste de Nueva York para las generaciones futuras.
Family Equality Council
Changing attitudes and polices to ensure all families are respected, loved, and celebrated
Help Me Grow
Linking families to information and community resources related to child development and parenting; a free developmental screening tool
Text 4 Baby
Texts to keep you and baby healthy
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
NAEYC promotes high quality learning for all children birth through 8 by connecting practices, policy, and research.
Playground Safety For Kids!
Playground safety tips
Put the power to stop bullying in your hand
Fun 4 Kids
Events for families in Western New York
Zero to Three
A national, nonprofit organization that provides parents, professionals and policymakers the knowledge and know-how to nurture early development