54th Annual Lunar New Year Celebration
CPC will be celebrating our 54th year of service to the community and the Year of the Pig on February 28, 2019 at Jing Fong Restaurant.
CPC Commends Mayor and NYC DOE For Expanding Dual Language Pre-K
On February 4, 2019, CPC joined Mayor de Blasio and NYC Department of Education (DOE) Chancellor Carranza to kick off the first day of Pre-K and 3-K for All applications for School Year 2019-2020. They also announced that 47 new Pre-K Dual Language programs will be opening across the City starting School Year 2019-20. The new dual-language Pre-K programs will include languages such as French, Haitian-Creole, Hebrew and Japanese. “CPC commends the Mayor and the DOE for being inclusive of the many diverse communities of NYC. We are excited to continue to provide culturally sensitive and inclusive programming for our low income and immigrant communities during the upcoming school year.” said Director of CPC Childhood Development Services, Mary Cheng.
CPC Holds Inaugural State Advocacy Day
On January 28, 2019, thirty-five CPC staff and community members met with forty NY State legislators during the inaugural “Advancing Our CommUNITY” State Advocacy Day.
CPC called on New York State to make critical investments to address the persistent and emerging needs of the low-income, immigrant, and Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) New Yorkers and to uplift community-based nonprofit providers whose services and programs are often staffed from the very communities they serve.
We achieved National Quality Assurance!
For Immediate Release
May 18, 2015
The Asian Child Care Resource & Referral of the Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc. achieves National Quality Assurance
National recognition establishes the Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc. (CPC) as one of the leading Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) agencies in the country.
[New York, NY] – Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc. (CPC) announced today that the organization has attained Quality Assurance, establishing it as one of the nation’s leading Child Care Resource and Referral agencies (CCR&Rs). The national recognition was awarded by Child Care Aware® of America.
The Child Care Aware® of America’s Quality Assurance Validation process is a voluntary, national certification program for the field of Child Care Resource and Referral, including State Networks and local CCR&Rs. It is a rigorous and comprehensive validation process that enables CCR&Rs to meet Best Practices Criteria for delivering outstanding services to parents, providers, businesses, and communities.
“We are extremely proud to be a Child Care Aware® of America Quality Assured agency. This certification identifies our agency as meeting the highest national standards for CCR&R quality,” said Janice Won, Interim President & Chief Executive Officer of the Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc. “Since 1992, we have been helping families in New York City recognize, find and pay for quality child care, and have been working with our community to identify child care needs and create solutions. This national seal of approval proves that we are meeting national standards for core competencies, parent and provider services.”
“Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc. meets national standards for core competencies and services and has proven itself to be one of the best resources for parents seeking information about child care,” said Lynette M. Fraga, Ph.D., Executive Director of Child Care Aware® of America. Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc.’s achievement of Child Care Aware® of America’s Quality Assured credential solidifies its place as one of the top CCR&Rs in the nation.”