Early Head Start – Birth to 3  Years Old
Serving Westchester, Putnam & Dutchess Counties

Babies Step Forward (BSF) is a unique Early Head Start program that provides high-quality early child care and education with related support services for children 6 weeks to 3 years old and their families. Babies Step Forward (BSF) is located throughout Westchester, Dutchess, and Putnam counties and currently operates within 22 BSF centers and Group Family Childcare settings. WestCOP collaborates with various early childhood programs and community partners to offer families, children, and staff a wide range of program enhancements. Babies Step Forward is an all-inclusive service that includes:

  • Developmentally-appropriate curriculum for infants and toddlers
  • Screenings, assessments, and services to support social, emotional, language, cognitive and physical development
  • Family support, parenting groups, nutrition guidance, and access to community resources.

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Emma Rodriguez
Family, Community, and Engagement Coordinator
Westchester Community Opportunity Program, Early Childhood Division 
Office: (914) 592-5600 ext. 115