Preschool

The Bright Beginnings Early Learning Center operates integrated preschool classrooms, under the jurisdiction of the New York State Education Department and OCFS, for both typically developing children and students with disabilities between the ages of 2 years 9 months and 5.

The Bright Beginnings program promotes social interaction, pre-kindergarten readiness skills and age appropriate self-help abilities. All of this is accomplished in a nurturing environment and in partnership with the child’s family.

We also offer Universal Pre-k for 3 and 4 year-olds through the Watertown School District.
Available:
Jefferson County

Early Intervention Program

The Early intervention program, which falls under the auspices of the Department of Health, is designed to empower parents to seek services for their young child who may be experiencing a delay in one or more developmental domains (Cognitive, Communication, Physical, Social-Emotional, and Adaptive Behavior).

The Early Intervention program serves eligible children from birth through three years of age in natural environments. Evaluations are performed at a variety of times and locations to fit the needs of the parents.

Available:
Jefferson County

Day Care

The Bright Beginnings Early Learning Center is licensed under the NYS Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) to provide quality childcare for children between the ages of 18 months and 5 years of age. We offer full and half day slots as well as 2, 3 & 5 day options.

Bright Beginnings promotes social skills, developmentally appropriate activities and practices age appropriate self-help abilities. All of this is accomplished in a nurturing environment and in partnership with the child’s family.

Available:
Jefferson County

Virtual Scarecrow Scuttle

October 28, 2021
12:00 AM
Watertown NY

The 2021 Scarecrow Scuttle is shifting to a virtual format again this year, in consideration of safety and well-being of our runners, families, and people we support who look forward to participating in this event each year.

Again this year, participants can walk or run a 5K any day, any time, any location from now until October 31. The cost is $20 per person and includes a short sleeve race tee, and an entry to win other great prizes such as extra race gear or free registration for next year’s event. Additional shirts can be purchased for $15 each, or raise at least $50 in pledges for a race hoodie! Online registration is available here https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/WebLink.aspx.... Please be sure to upload any pictures to our Facebook event page!