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SERVICES

Provided by a team with personal and professional expertise in a range of disabilities

Our team of professionals helps families obtain services and resources for young children, ages birth through five, who have physical, developmental, or emotional disabilities. Every family that reaches out to our center can feel confident they will receive the support they need throughout the process of identifying and accessing appropriate educational services for their child.

Assistance with Assessment, Evaluation and Referral

We provide guidance and support to parents throughout the process of assessment, evaluation and referral and follow up to ensure referrals are successful and children are matched with appropriate Early Intervention and Preschool Special Education Services.

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Bronx ECDC Fact Sheet (English)

ECDC Fact Sheet (Spanish) – coming soon

ECDC Brochure (English)

ECDC Brochure (Spanish)

Education for Families and Professionals

We offer workshops and webinars on topics including:

  • Literacy
  • Child Development
  • Behavioral Strategies

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Information and Resources

We connect families to information about resources and programs including:

  • Special education
  • Special evaluation and assessment services
  • Parent education programs and resources
  • New York State’s early intervention system
  • Medical, educational, and social services
  • Preschool programs
  • Daycares

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13
Oct

Workshop: Early Childhood Special Education

Bronx Library Center, 310 East Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, New York 10458
10:00 am - 3:00pm
10/13/2017

Please join us for a free workshop to learn about procedures and policies affecting early childhood special education.

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28
Mar

Workshop: Early Language/ Communication and Literacy.

The Bronx YMCA, 2 Castle Hill Avenue Bronx, New York 10473
3:00pm
03/28/2017

Please join us for a free workshop to learn about Early Language/ Communication and Literacy.

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ABOUT US

The Early Childhood Direction Center is a program of Bronx Independent Living Services. Established in 1983, BILS is a non-profit, community based organization dedicated to empowering all people with disabilities to understand and exercise their civil and human rights in order to live fully integrated lives in mainstream society.

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4419 Third Avenue
Suite 2C
Bronx, NY 10457

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Voice: 347-271-8159
Video Phone: 347-269-1792
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