Monthly Archives: July 2013

The First 2000 Days Campaign

Docs for Tots Co-Director, Dr. Liz Isakson, participated in “The First 2000 Days” campaign presentation at the Harlem Book Fair. The panel discussed the importance of the first five years of life in supporting educational and health equity. The event …
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Doc in Action

Docs For Tots releases Investing in Early  and Education is a Powerful Public Health Initiative for New York’s Children. This is an exciting brief that highlights the health benefits and opportunities of early care and education. This brief reveals a new approach …
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Latest News

Help Me Grow – Long Island and the Allied Foundation to distribute 100,000+ diapers to Long Island Families

In partnership with the Allied Foundation Diaper Bank, Help Me Grow – Long Island will donate 100,800 diapers to provide immediate relief for Long . . .
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Reflections on Racism and Early Childhood

by Dr. Elizabeth Isakson, Executive Director, Docs for Tots Edward Deming once said: “Every system is perfectly designed to get the result it gets.” . . .
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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Lives of Families with Young Children

  by Melissa Passarelli, Docs for Tots Director of Programs COVID-19 has affected the entire world, but has been most dangerous to those with . . .
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Investing in quality early learning programs is the most efficient way to affect school and life success and to reduce social expenditures later.

James Heckman, economist, Nobel laureate