Welcome to the place where we share our heart and happenings, news stories, social media posts, family experiences, and helpful articles about nurturing the growth and potential of every child.

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Impact of 50 Years of Nurturing Growth

Sharing the IMPACT of 50 Years nurturing the growth and potential of children of all abilities.

PCD Partnering with the Community

Early Intervention Specialists Sintia Attubato and Shelby Balukonis share ways that PCD helps to bridge the gaps that may exist in caring for young children.
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Play-Based Learning

PCD EI offers Toddler and Parent/Child Playgroups in both our Lawrence and Andover locations.
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Transition from Early Intervention at Age 3

Every child will eventually transition from EI, at age 3 or before. It is never too early to start to understand the process. “Turning Three Essentials” workshops provide information about the procedures for transitioning a child from early intervention (EI) to special education.
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Anderson School Podcast

Director Chris Hunt, family liaison Ellen Waddill and Caroline Pounds, mom to a little boy currently receiving care join On Mic with Jordan Rich Podcast to discuss the Anderson School at PCD (formally PCCD).
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Coaching the Caregiver in Early Intervention

Child Early Intervention in Massachusetts and many other states is moving toward a coaching model that helps to support the parent/caregiver to help them identify, guide, and strategize about the child’s development throughout each day.

*Any references to our organization in these stories and quotes before May 17th, 2023, will remain as PCCD (Professional Center for Child Development) because that was our name at the time of publication. Any stories after May 17th will use our new name, PCD (Partners in Child Development).

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