NAEYC Affiliates

Connect with professionals in your community at conferences, networking events, leadership opportunities, advocacy efforts, and more!

Find your affiliate connection

Find your local Affiliate

NAEYC members are organized in a vibrant network of Affiliates that share NAEYC goals in working on behalf of young children and early childhood professionals.

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Connect to your Affiliate network

Use our Affiliate Event Calendar to discover conferences, professional development, training, and advocacy opportunities in your area.

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Meet your peer advocates

The Affiliate Advisory Council advises the NAEYC Governing Board and national staff about all issues related to Affiliates and members, and identifies and develops strong, inclusive leadership.

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NAEYC and its Affiliates share a core value in creating opportunities to widen our reach to early educators, to enhance the influence our Association has on shaping a national, state and local agenda for young children, and to equip a growing a growing and engaged membership with effective structures and processes for carrying out the work of our collective mission.
The NAEYC Affiliate Network is a vibrant community of nonprofit organizations dedicated to providing local member engagement opportunities, resources, conferences, professional development, and advocacy efforts for our shared members.

For Affiliate Leaders

Affiliate Portal

Log in and access your membership list, financial reports, and board roster.

Affiliate Resource Center

Find the latest resources, toolkits, and webinars from NAEYC, and connect with your colleagues across the country!

Apply to become an NAEYC Affiliate