Useful Links

Below is a listing of additional organizations that focus on child care issues. If you know of an organization not listed here, please e-mail the information to

National Child Care Advocacy Organizations

State and Regional Child Care Advocacy Organization

Head Start-Related Organizations

  • Pennsylvania Head Start Association

  • AFC Office of Head Start

  • National Head Start Association

Government Links

  • Pennsylvania Department of Human Services: Office of Child Development and Early Learning

  • Pennsylvania Department of Education Early Childhood Education Home Page

  • Governor’s Commission for Children and Families

  • Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission

  • US Department of Health and Human Services: Office of Child Care

  • US Department of Health and Human Services: Child Care Technical Assistance Network

  • “Child Care in Pennsylvania: A Short Report on Subsidies, Affordability, and Supply,” 1999

  • IRS Forms and Publications

  • Federal Department of Labor

  • PA Department of Labor

  • Immigration & Naturalization Service

  • Social Security Administration

Other Links

  • Pennsylvania Early Learning Keys to Quality

  • Pennsylvania BUILD Initiative


  • Council for Professional Recognition

Do you know of a link not listed here? Email it to