Families with young children may need help navigating the child care options or school system in New York as it can be overwhelming. We’ve included resources on this page from NYU and the city of New York.

NYU Work Life Resources

The NYU Work Life team has lots of helpful information about Child Care and School Age Children. On their webpages you can find:

  • a Parenting at NYU newsletter you can subscribe to,
  • Guides for NYU parents of children ranging from newborns to school age,
  • Camp program information,
  • Child support resources to help offset the costs of childcare,
  • Information for families of children with intellectual and developmental disabilities,
  • Breastfeeding & Infant Feeding Support.

NYC Department of Education

The NYC Department of Education also has information about public schools, available in many different languages. Their resources include:

  • Enrollment information in New York’s public schools
  • Multilingual Learner support
  • Transportation
  • Food
  • Student rules and more.