Helpful Links

Family Resource Guide

Online services that help promote children’s development and health:

  • NAEYC  NAEYC provides many resources, information and activities to help your child’s growth and development. It has many great and helpful articles that help you understand how your child develops and grows. NAEYC website
  • UNICEFUNICEF works to guarantee the rights of every child and adolescent, focusing its efforts on those most vulnerable, with a special focus on those who are victims of extreme forms of violence. UNICEF website.
  • PBS Parents — PBS Parents website filled with information about child development and early learning and is dedicated to providing free access to media content and community-based experiences that support development of small children. PBS Parents website

Local services that can offer Early Intervention, Autism/ABA Services:

  • Northeast Arc
    Address: 22 Foster Street, Peabody, MA 01960
    Northeast Arc websiteEmail
    Phone: (978) 548-5855
  • Recreational Education Center LLC
    Address: 83 Pine St #102, Peabody, MA 01960
    REC website | Email
    Phone: (978) 717-5062

National and international Early Childhood Associations:

  • Office of Head Start (an Office of the Administration for Children & Families) — The Office of Head Start (OHS) operates within the US Department of Health and Human Services and manages grant funding and oversight of public and private nonprofit agencies, nonprofit and for-profit organizations that provide Head Start services. OHS website.
  • Childhood Education International — CE International is an international development organization focused on developing and expanding solutions that lead to positive changes in learning and the lives of preschool and primary-aged children. For over a century, they have worked to change children’s lives for the better, paying special attention to the most vulnerable children living in challenging circumstances. CE International website.

Contact details for American Sign Language and Translation Services:

  • HIS Sign – Sign Language Interpreting Services
    Address: 44050 Ashburn Shopping Plaza, Suite #195-639, Ashburn, VA 20147
    HIS Sign website | Email
    Phone: (877) 458-7408
  • B&S Gillis Agency 
    Address: 85 Main St, Peabody, MA 01960
    B&S website | Email
    Phone: (978) 532-3355

Local agency offering family counseling service:

  • North Shore Clinicians Group
    Address: 1R Newbury St STE 403, Peabody, MA 01960
    NSCG website | Email
    Phone: (978) 535-1608