Announcements and Opportunities

The CCIS Office frequently receives flyers, information, and offers from local partner agencies. This page has been set up to disseminate this information to as many potentially interested partners as possible. Have information that might be useful to providers or parents enrolled in our program? Email us:


8/29/17 - PAEYC Professional Development

If you are not familiar with the PD Registry, please email Kim Zimmerman at

  • PAEYC Online- The Right Fit: Orienting Staff Right from the Start
    Tuesday, September 5th, 2017- Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 (3 Hours)
  • Digital Media Literacy: A Tech Playdate for the Beginner
    Saturday, September 9th, 2017
    The Early Learning Hub in Homewood, 7219 Kelly Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15208
  • PAEYC Online- It’s More Than Just the ABCs: Understanding How Infants and Toddlers Develop and Strengthen Language Skills
    Monday, September 11th, 2017- Monday, September 25th, 2017 (3 Hours)
  • PAEYC Online- Creating Bright Futures: A Vision for Including Young Children with Disabilities in Your Infant/Toddler Classroom
    Monday, October 2nd, 2017- Monday, October 16th, 2017 (3 Hours)
  • PAEYC Online- A Great Place to Work: Creating a Healthy Organizational Climate
    Monday, October 2nd, 2017- Monday, October 23rd, 2017 (4 Hours)
  • Digital Media Literacy and Technology Tools for Early Learning: Are you ready for the Digital Media Age? Assessing Your Tech Readiness
    Saturday, November 4th, 2017
    The Early Learning Hub in Homewood, 7219 Kelly Street, Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania 15208
  • PAEYC Online Article Review- Art Play: Stories of Engaging Families, Inspiring Learning, and Exploring Emotions
    Monday, November 6th, 2017- Monday, November 20th, 2017 (2 Hours)
  • PAEYC Online- It’s All Fun and Games: A Perspective on Competition in the School-Age Classroom
    Monday, December 4th, 2017- Monday, December 18th, 2017 (3 Hours)
  • PAEYC Online- School-Age Child Development: What Does Development Have to Do with School-Age Programming?Monday, March 5th, 2018- Monday, March 19th, 2018 (3 Hours)

Info/Register: PA Keys website (
*These courses are funded by the YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh/Southwest Regional Key and sponsored by PAEYC.


08/17/17 -- ECELS is sharing this opportunity to request free, high-quality health and safety materials.   The National Center on Early Childhood Health and Wellness must reduce part of its inventory. Programs may request copies of the materials listed below.

All requests and questions must be addressed to and include:

  • Name and number of items requested
  • Recipient's name
  • Program name
  • Street address
  • City, State, and Zip Code

(Materials cannot be delivered to a PO Box). Some items are in limited quantities, all items will be distributed first come, first served.

Currently available items:


08/16/17 -- Caterpillar Tear Off

The Early Intervention Providers want to get the word out about their Child Find Program so that  ALL at-risk infants and toddlers in the county are identified, located and served, if determined eligible!