Our Early Childhood Development Centers provide free Early Head Start and Head Start services to low-income families. Early Head Start provides services to children six weeks to age 3. Head Start provides services to children age 3 to 5 years old. Through the Montessori approach, the center ensures children are ready for school by providing a variety of developmentally appropriate activities that promote cognitive, social, emotional, language-literacy and physical development.
To apply for Early Childhood Services, please click the buttons below:
Our centers are located in Brooklyn and Queens, for information or access to these services, please contact the Catholic Charities Call Center at: 718-722-6001.
Our centers are located where they are needed most
Charles F. Murphy Early Childhood Development Center2856-2860 West 15th Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11224 : 8am - 5pm
Colin Newell Early Childhood Development Center107-65 Merrick Blvd.
Jamaica, NY, 11433 : 8am - 5pm
Msgr. Andrew Landi Early Childhood Development Center21-20 35th Avenue
Long Island City, NY, 11106 : 8am - 5pm
Parkside Early Childhood Development Center525 Parkside Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11226 : 8am - 5pm
St. Malachy Early Childhood Development Center220 Hendrix Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11207 : 8am - 5pm
Sunset Park Early Childhood Development Center5902 6th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11220 : 8am - 5pm
Therese Cervini Early Childhood Development Center35-33 104th Street
Corona, NY, 11368 : 8am - 5pm
Thomas A. DeStefano Early Childhood Development Center300 Vernon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11206 : 8am - 5pm