CHILD DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT CORPORATION

352-358 Classon Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11238 Office: 718.398.2050

Welcome

CDSC is here to provide programs that empower families by helping them to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for successful living in today's society

Training

The Health and Safety training series is required for anyone wishing to become registered or licensed as a home-based Family or Group Family Child Care Provider in New York State. Click the button below to see what training services and dates are available with CDSC.

Get Involved

CDSC always has a need for energetic individuals who can help with a variety of task including administrative support. Download the volunteer application and email to info@cdscnyc.org or call (718)-398-2050 for more information.

For Childcare Providers

We assist child care providers to create and enhance home-based child care programs. Our child care resources, technical assistance, and professional development opportunities are wide ranging to meet the needs of potential, newly licensed or registered and existing child care providers. We assist child care providers to advance in their careers, expand their businesses, and […]

Our History

CDSC's origins lie in community-embedded, grassroots organizing. In 1969, six single mothers from Central Brooklyn communities organized a parent support group to provide safe, affordable and quality child care services for each other and the broader community.

VISIT US

352-358 Classon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Office: 718.398.2050 Fax: 718.230.0112
Social Media:
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instagram.com/cdscnyc

Executive Director | Marcia Rowe-Riddick | mriddick@cdscnyc.org

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For Parents

For Parents

Finding the best child care for your child may seem difficult. There are so many elements to consider. CDSC’s CCR&R services can help make your decision easier by taking the guesswork out of choosing child care.

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For Childcare Providers

For Childcare Providers

We assist child care providers to create and enhance home-based child care programs. Our child care resources, technical assistance, and professional development opportunities are wide ranging to meet the needs of potential, newly licensed or registered and existing child care providers.

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News And Events

  • Attention All Parents!
  • CPR Training
  • Childcare Provider Application

We Want to Hear From You. Take our 2018 Parent Survey and let us know how we can serve you more effectively.  To download the 2018 Parent Survey  click here.  Read More

DO YOU NEED HELP PAYING CPR TRAINING? ​ Funding is now available to help child care providers pay to take CPR/FA Training. To apply or for additional information go to www.ecetp.pdp.albany.edu/eip-cpr-fa.shtm Read More

To obtain an application to apply to become a child care provider, you  must first complete an online Child Day Care Orientation. To take this orientation click here or call us at 718-398-6738 for more information. Read More

Interested In Working With Children

We assist child care providers to create and enhance home-based child care programs. Our child care resources, technical assistance, and professional development opportunities are wide ranging to meet the needs of potential, newly licensed or registered and existing child care providers.

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