The Early Childhood Alliance

The Early Childhood Alliance (ECA) is a diverse cross-section of the community stakeholders that impact the early childhood system in Onondaga County. The ECA was launched in January 2015.    The Alliance works within the larger community to develop a coordinated and strategic early childhood system.

The ECA Initiatives

Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing

Develop a community campaign aimed at empowering parents as their child’s first “brain builder”

Comprehensive Screening

Develop a community-wide system for comprehensive screening & early intervention

Child Care & Early Learning

Increase the number of children that have high quality child care & early learning experiences

Support for Pregnant and Parenting Women

Ensure comprehensive supports for pregnant women, parenting families and women of childbearing age

Upcoming Events

Wed 31

Help Me Grow Presentation

May 31 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Wed 31
Jun 09

ECA Full Committee Meeting

June 9 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Sep 15

ECA Full Committee Meeting

September 15 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Dec 08

ECA Full Committee Meeting

December 8 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am

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Contact Us

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Early Childhood Alliance

CNY Philanthropy Center
431 East Fayette Street, Syracuse, NY 13202

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