We’re Hiring a Program/Administrative Assistant

The Child Development Council is hiring a full time (35 hours) Administrative Assistant. We’re seeking a friendly, dynamic individual to provide technology support and database management in addition to general office support, including greeting and interacting with visitors, managing phones, mail, and electronic communication via social media, electronic newsletters, and our website. The Administrative Assistant will work in the Ithaca office … Read More

2019 SACC Conference – Save the Date!

Save the Date! The Child Development Council’s 17th annual School Age Child Care (SACC) Conference will take place on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 9 am -3 pm at Dewitt Middle School (560 Warren Rd, Ithaca). We hope to see you there!   Stay tuned for detailed schedule info.

Cavity Free Kids – Train the Trainers

Are your kids excited about brushing their teeth, eating tooth-healthy foods, drinking water, and visiting the dentist? Kids in the Cavity Free Kids program are! Thanks to a grant from the Health Foundation for Western and Central NY, trainers across Central NY are being trained to teach the Cavity Free Kids curriculum. These trainers are bringing Cavity Free Kids to … Read More

Raising of America Film Series

Host or attend an a screening of one of the Raising of America films. This acclaimed five-part documentary series and companion tools illustrate how a strong start for all our kids can lead to better individual outcomes AND a healthier, safer, more prosperous and equitable America. Screenings in classrooms, trainings, policy forums and community dialogs are sparking new conversations which … Read More