About Us

Student with microscopeAgri-Business Child Development (ABCD), founded in 1946, is committed to providing the highest quality early childhood education and social services to farm worker and other eligible families across New York State.

As a non-profit provider of high quality culturally and linguistically diverse child development services for infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers, Agri-Business Child Development ensures that each child receives comprehensive educational, health and social services.

ABCD GraduateStaff at all ABCD centers reflect the multi-ethnic communities in which they are located.

Many staff are former Head Start parents.

Happy BoysABCD centers are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and are licensed by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services.

Major funding sources for ABCD include: the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, the Office of Head Start, and the New York State Office of Children and Family Services.

ABCD's Annual Report on Federal Funds is available on request.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


Sowing seeds, growing minds, building communities...

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