Free and low cost child care options in the New York City area.
3K for All by Growing Up NYC
3K for All by the Department of Education
3-K for All provides free, full-day, high-quality early childhood education for three-year-olds.
Visit nyc.gov/3k to find programs for the 2020-2021 school year.
3-K for All handout
Spanish 3-K for All handout
The 3-K application for September 2020 is now closed but it not too late to participate! You can still add your child, born in 2017, to waitlists online now with MySchools.
¬ Apply online or by phone (718-935-2067, Monday – Friday, 8am – 3pm, except holidays).
¬ After you find out which 3-K program your child can go to, you will need to provide the following documents: proof of address (2 documents), proof of child’s age, and child’s vaccination records.
The Grandparent Resource Center at the NYC Department of Aging provides information and help to people who are raising grandchildren and other young family members.
Their services include workshops on legal issues, benefits and entitlements, nutrition, budgeting, and other topics.
Call 311 for more information.
Find parenting resources to enhance your role as a parent for your child. Visit the NYS Parent Portal for more information.
Español: Encuentra recursos para mejorar tu rol como padre o madre para tu hijo. Visita el Portal para Padres del NYS para más información.
Growing Up NYC
Growing Up NYC Summer
Growing Up NYC is a website that makes it simple for families to learn about and access NYC City programs, as well as services and activities available through government agencies and community partners in English and Spanish.
Discover tips, tools, support, and programs by age groups. Also, learn more about what you can expect from your child at his age and what activities you can do with them to build their brains!
Also, check virtual events available that you can enjoy with your child!