The Early Childhood Mental Health Network

The New York City Early Childhood Mental Health Network: 

New expert mental health services and supports for young children and their families offering: 

  • Mental health treatment for children ages 0-5 and their families
  • Expert clinical staff using evidence-based and trauma-focused therapies 
  • Short wait times for appointments
  • Services in languages other than English, including Spanish

*All clinics accept Medicaid and other insurance and work with families to ensure access. 

Help families take the first step to get the support they need. Call to learn about the clinics and how to refer a family. Click here to download our new ECTC parent flyer/postcard pictured below.

Children Under 5 Initiative Agencies

Safe Horizon
Primary Contact: Victoria Dexter, 

Montefiore, formerly Yeshiva – Albert Einstein Medical Center
Primary Contact: Anne Murphy, 

Sheltering Arms
Primary Contact: Natalie Brooks- Wilson, 

University Settlement
Primary Contact: Marilus Castellanos,

New Alternatives For Children
Primary Contact: Ashley Golub,