News

This page is for everyone who touches the lives of young children. In addition to letting you know what's going on with BT3, we will sometimes post news from other agencies. 

Nov
02
2018
BT3 Fall Update

BT3 Fall Update

The U.S. Census Bureau has reported that despite gains in our economy and low unemployment, child poverty in the U.S. remains high. In the Adirondack Region, this number exceeds the national average, making the work of BT3 more important than ever. Read more about our latest work...
Aug
06
2018
BT3 Summer Update

BT3 Summer Update

It's been a busy past few months for the Adirondack Birth to Three Alliance. The BT3 Executive Committee had a successful strategic planning meeting to set the path forward for the Alliance with two goals:

  • Goal 1: Improve and increase service delivery to BT3 children and families.
    • Building the Alliance as a coalition and network through which practitioners connect and work together to improve services
    • Communications that raise awareness and...
May
01
2018
BT3, Adirondack Foundation introduce ADK Basics

BT3, Adirondack Foundation introduce ADK Basics

BT3 and Adirondack Foundation launch a tool kit for helping infants and toddlers build a critical foundation of life skills.
Apr
25
2018
Choosing children

Choosing children

Our new report highlights our progress to date and goals going forward.
Oct
22
2017
The Best Possible Start in Life

The Best Possible Start in Life

The Adirondack Birth to Three Alliance has a clear goal: To fulfill all childrens’ promise to become healthy, thriving, contributing members of their communities.
Jul
05
2017

Adirondack Birth to Three Alliance pilots New Parent Kit

The Adirondack Birth to Three Alliance (BT3) has been selected by the NYS Parenting Education Partnership as one of five pilot groups for the New Parent Kit.
May
26
2017
BT3 Alliance to host annual meeting

BT3 Alliance to host annual meeting

The Adirondack Birth to Three Alliance’s annual meeting will bring together educators, providers, government, nonprofits, and businesses to network, quickly review progress to date, and consider strategies to support services for families with young children across the region.
Mar
16
2017
Community Cafe update

Community Cafe update

On Saturday, February 25 local community members joined us at a Community Café to talk about the potential of a family resource center in Saranac Lake.
Feb
06
2017

Praise for governor's proposals -- and a suggestion

Included in Governor Cuomo’s 2017 State of the State are two proposals that go in the right direction toward making high-quality early childhood education more affordable for more families.
Jan
11
2017
New leadership for BT3

New leadership for BT3

Megan Murphy has been appointed as the director of the Adirondack Birth to Three Alliance, a project of Adirondack Foundation.

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The Adirondack Birth to Three Alliance is a project of the Adirondack Foundation. BT3 is supported by the generosity of foundations and individuals like you!