What is Early Childhood Development (ECD)?

Early Childhood Development programs are those programs that are designed to meet the developmental needs of children from birth to age 6 years.


Two pre-school aged girls at community centre

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Resource Map

Parents and child at community centre

Download our resource map for info on programs in the Tri-Cities area. Read More...

Programs for Parents & Children

Parent and ECD Professional

Find programs for parents and children in the Tri-Cities area. Read More...

ECD Professionals

Young Baby and ECD Professional

View our members portal for resources and discussions on ECD topics. Read More...

ECD Resources

pre-school girl smiling

Request your Tri-Cities ECD calendar and view last years resource list. Read More...

Family Friendly Businesses


View a list of Family Friendly businesses and find out how your business can join! Read More...

Committee Members!

Please visit the "New Resources & Links" page. You can also register as a member to access upcoming meeting information and reports from ECD Committee events. Please click on our events page to see the monthly calendars and please visit job postings for the most recent offerings.

Partner Websites

Interactive Community Map

Tri-Cities ECD Community Map

Our popular community map is now available in an interactive online format. To view the locations of various facilities and services in the Tri-Cities area check out our community map page.