Preschool Development Birth Through Five (NYSB5)

The New York State Council on Children and Families has been awarded the Preschool Development Birth Through Five Renewal (NYSB5-R) grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration of Children and Families. This three year grant runs from 2020-2022 for a total of $40.2 million. You can read the 2019 grant proposal here.


NEW!! NY Prioritizes Early Childhood Mental Health

Early Childhood Professionals Stepped Up in the Pandemic 

New for 2021, the Council has developed a NYSB5 Renewal Reference Guide that includes descriptions of each B5 initiative. The Council and our partners look forward to continuing to partner with parents and providers for the to enhance coordination and more efficiently provide access to high quality, equitable and comprehensive early care and learning environments and services essential for healthy development.

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Supported by Grant Number 90TP001901-01 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Child Care. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Office of Child Care, the Administration for Children and Families or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.