Child Development and Education
Association for Behavioral Healthcare
The leading advocacy organization in Massachusetts’ mental health and addiction services arena fighting for high-quality, community-based care for families and individuals with mental illness, addiction and substance-use disorders.
Child Care Circuit (CCC)
Works to ensure that all the resources and services children need to grow and learn are accessible to every family and that those resources and services are of the highest possible quality.
FPG Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
A multidisciplinary institute at UNC-Chapel Hill dedicated to ensuring every child experiences a safe, healthy, and stimulating childhood. Studies important issues facing young children and their families.
The Federation is a center for parents and parent organizations to work together on behalf of children with special needs and their families. Organized in 1975 as a coalition of parent groups representing children with a variety of disabilities, the Federation offers workshops and training, advocacy and resources to parents of children with special needs and the professionals who serve them.
The IRIS Center is a national center that aims to provide high-quality resources for college and university faculty and professional development providers about students with disabilities. IRIS seeks to obtain this goal by providing free, online, interactive training enhancements that translate research about the education of students with disabilities into practice.
Drawing on the full breadth of intellectual resources available across Harvard University’s graduate schools and affiliated hospitals, the Center generates, translates, and applies knowledge in the service of improving life outcomes for children in the United States and throughout the world.