We currently support early childhood programs and LEAs located across Pennsylvania.

We are excited to announce that we are soon expanding to provide services nation-wide!

We can provide either on-site support or off-site/virtual support, or a combination of the two depending on your program's/school's unique needs and geographical location.


We would like to recognize the following Early Childhood Programs and LEAs for their participation in SPEC supports:

Aa to Zz Child Care and Learning Centers - Dover/W. York Locations

Agency for Community Empowerment HeadStart/Early HeadStart (formerly SLHDA)

Allegheny Lutheran Social Ministries

Baby Feet Child Care of Camp Hill

Back to Basics Learning Center

Bethel Preschool & Daycare

Blasi's Beginnings

Bradford Tioga HeadStart/Early HeadStart

Butler County Family YMCA Early Learning Center

Capital Area HeadStart

Child Care Services, Inc. (Owl Hill Learning Centers)

Christ Lutheran Child Development Center

Conestoga Valley School District

Crispus Attucks of York

Dickinson College Children's Center

Early Learning Connections (formerly Butler County Children's Center)

Good Shepherd Daycare of Glen Rock

Greenwood School District

Hanover YMCA Early Learning Center

Jefferson-Clarion HeadStart/Early HeadStart

Kid Biz East Maiden

Kindercare of Harrisburg

Kochenderfer Christian Day Care Center

Lancaster Recreation Commission

LifeSpan Daycare

Middletown School District

Mom's House Lancaster

Moppets on Mulberry Child Enrichment Center

Otterbein Early Education Center of Mt. Wolf

Rock Start Early Learning Center

South Middleton School District - W.G. Rice Elementary

St. John Neumann School for Children and Families

Stepping Stones Preschool

Sunbeam Station Childcare of Manchester

The Davidson School-Elwyn

The School District of the City of York - Pre-K Counts

The School District of the City of York K-8 Buildings

Towanda Area School District - J. Andrew Morrow Primary School

Wyalusing Valley Children's Center

YMCA Child Development Center at Halifax

YMCA of Hanover

YMCA of the Roses (formerly YMCA of York and York County)

York Day Nursery

York County’s center-based program Early Head Start (EHS)

York County Head Start

YWCA of Lancaster

YWCA of York  

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Where We Provide Support?

SPEC facilitators have provided strategies for classroom management, room arrangement, social emotional activities and lessons, and fun classroom activities.

-YMCA of York Staff