Heart of Florida United Way The HFUW vision is to engage all citizens to work together to build healthy, safe, caring, and strong communities.
Early Learning Coalition of Orange County The mission of the ELCOC is to provide unified leadership, support, and guidance to ensure that the children of our community have the opportunity to reap the benefits of developmentally appropriate, research-based school readiness programs, while respecting the role of the parent as their child’s first teacher.
Advance Behavior & Learning Advance Behavior & Learning provides behavioral support to children and families across Central Florida. They work 1:1 with children in homes, schools, and in the community. Interventionists use evidence-based strategies to help children learn new skills and to reduce problem behaviors.
GuideStar’s Donor Edge This is online research engine helps build community knowledge about non-profit organizations to inspire charitable giving.
Conscious Discipline Studies prove that Conscious Discipline decreases aggression, increases academic scores on state tests, decreases impulsivity in “difficult” children, increases collegiality of staff and creates a positive school climate.
High/Scope Educational Research Foundation This approach provides an open framework in which teams of adults are free to adapt to the special needs and conditions of their group, their setting, and their community.
Association for Early Learning Leaders The Association for Early Learning Leaders houses The National Accreditation Commission for Early Care and Education Programs and offers programs the opportunity to demonstrate and document quality performance using research-based standards and evidence-based practices.
Winter Park Chamber of Commerce The mission of the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce is to develop, promote, and sustain a vital, thriving business climate throughout the community and to initiate support and enhance the civic, educational, economical well-being of the area.
Kids HealthThe Nemours Center for Children’s Health Media is a part of The Nemours Foundation, a nonprofit organization created by philanthropist Alfred I. duPont in 1936 and devoted to improving the health of children. If you’re looking for information you can trust about kids and teens that’s free of “doctor speak,” you’ve come to the right place. KidsHealth is the most-visited site on the Web for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.
Family Living Today Family Living Today is a free resource for families, providing everything from in-depth product reviews to expert advice. Our articles and guides are written by industry experts and backed by in-depth research and analysis.