Childhood Direction Center (ECDC)
900 Watervliet-Shaker Road
Albany, NY 12205
Ellen Burns, 464-6377
Nancy Hampton, 464-6379
District/North Country Early Childhood Direction Center (ECDC)
is a New York State Education Department grant- funded project
that provides training, technical assistance, information and
support for school
districts, providers of early childhood services and parents
in the identification, referral and
support of special education pre-school age children. No cost to
schools, parents or agencies.
Our services are provided, free of charge and confidentially to all families, providers, and community agencies in the following areas: Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, St. Lawrence, Warren and Washington Counties.
ECDC Parent Webinars
View a webinar on transitioning from preschool special education to kindergarten presented by Capital District
ECDC Program Coordinator Nancy Hampton here. Additional webinars produced by ECDC are coming soon.