Parenting Resources @ your library
The library offers a wide array of resources for parents and caregivers including books, magazines, and movies that cover topics such as pregnancy and childbirth, potty training, single parenting, child development, nutrition, literacy, and more. The Parenting Collection also contains informational brochures and booklists on parenting and child development topics.
The Town of East Greenbush and the Greenbush YMCA offer a variety of activities, camps, and programs for kids. If you have kids and live in this area, you must check out Capital District Fun. This local mom has made it her mission to tell you about great things you can do around here with your kids
Babies and Breastfeeding
Weekly newsletters, loads of information, and bulletin boards
La Leche League of Rensselaer County
Information about local meetings and leaders who can provide individual breastfeeding advice
The New York State Office of Children and Family Services facility search
Search local childcare facilities by zip code, license number, facility type, and more.
Capital District Childcare Council
This is a local resource and referral agency.
Common Core Standards
Parent Guides to the Common Core Standards
Lead your kids to read.
Day by Day Family Literacy
Visit this site for daily literacy activities you can do with your young children!
The Mom’s Club of Greenbush/Capital District
The club gives you the opportunity to meet other stay-at-home moms and find new playmates for your children.
Parent to Parent
Connecting and supporting families of individuals with special needs in New York State
Scope and Sequence
Detailed lesson plans for helping kids navigate the digital world
Kids Get Netwise
Help kids navigate the internet
Common Sense Media
Parent Media and Technology Education Program