ReadyRosie - Families in the Cabarrus County Schools district can receive a free subscription to ReadyRosie, an online resource that provides daily, modeled activities for adults to do with their children, from infancy up to age six.
Text4Baby - A free app that makes it even easier for you to get critical health and safety information for your baby.
Early Education / Child Care
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) - A professional membership organization that works to promote high-quality early learning for all young children, birth through age 8, by connecting early childhood practice, policy and research.
North Carolina Association for the Education of Young Children (NCAEYC) - A state affiliate of the NAEYC that focuses on the development and education of children ages birth through eight.
NC Pre-K Evaluation Study - 2013-14 statewide evaluation of children's kindergarten and program quality in the North Carolina Pre-Kindergarten program.
Early Intervention Services
Cabarrus County Child Find - Offers a free screening and/or evaluation for children ages 2-5 who are suspected of having a developmental delay or disability.
NC Infant-Toddler Program - Provides support and services for families and their children, birth to three, who have special needs. Referrals are made to the Children's Developmental Services Agency (CDSA) locally. CDSA - 1065 Vinehaven Drive, Concord, NC 28028 - (704) 786-9181.
Health & Development
American Academy of of Pediatrics - An organization of over 66,000 pediatricians committed to the optimal physical, mental and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.
Be Active Kids - Fun activities to keep you and your children moving.
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) Parent Information - Learn how to handle common parenting challenges through interactive activities, videos and more.
Healthy Cabarrus - a multi-sector initiative designed to improve the health of those who live, work, learn, play and utilize services in Cabarrus County.
HealthyChildren.org - Information about the health and well-being of young children (powered by the American Academy of Pediatrics).
MyPlate - Healthy eating and nutrition recommendations for children.
NC Department of Health & Human Services - Provides essential human services that protect the health and safety of all North Carolinians.
North Carolina WIC (Women, Infants & Children) - A special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants and children funded by the United States Department of Agriculture.
Zero to Three: National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families - Works to ensure that babies and toddlers benefit from the early connections that are critical to their well-being and development.
Immunizations & Developmental Milestones - A printable resource for parents to keep record of their child's milestones, growth and immunizations from birth to age 6.