Serving 10 Counties!

Early Childhood Alliance (ECA) is a non-profit organization serving the early education needs of children across northern Indiana. Our services include parent engagement programs; assistance for families searching for child care; training, coaching, and technical assistance for early childhood professionals; direct early care and education in two accredited learning centers; and working with other service organizations and the business community.

Serving 10 Counties
  • Assistance in finding quality child care:
  • Early care and education in state-licensed and nationally accredited learning centers in Fort Wayne:
  • Family support programs to assist parents in enhancing their parenting skills, focusing on the developmental needs of children. Opportunities to improve parenting skills include:
  • Professional Development
    • Workshops, seminars and conferences on a variety of topics (more information)
    • Ongoing classes to earn the Child Development Associate credential
    • Management training for child care administrators
  • Our Professional Programs
    • On-site coaching and technical assistance to help programs advance on Paths to QUALITY
    • Training/consultation with our Infant/Toddler Specialist, Inclusion Specialist or School-Age Specialist (more information)
    • Child and Adult Care Food Program (more information)
  • Resources for Professionals