Serving families of the greater Danbury area.

Childcare Associates of CT has been serving families of the greater Danbury area since 1980. More »

New babies are seen at the Danbury Hospital and followed up at the office for ongoing care.

We coordinate care for our patients with the Danbury Hospital when our patients are admitted or seen for emergency care. More »

Immunizations

Immunizations are given according to the recommendations of the American Board of Pediatrics. More »

Referrals

Referrals to specialists will be made when needed. More »

Weekend and Holidays.

Weekend and Holiday coverage is done by our Child Care Associates physicians, and our covering physician which include Claire Free, M.D. More »

 

Helpful Links

Helpful Links

To assist you on your journey as a parent, our pediatricians offer these helpful links:

American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics is dedicated to attaining optimal physical, mental and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

 

American Medical Association
The purpose of this site is to support the AMA’s ongoing mission to promote the art and science of medicine for the betterment of public health by providing timely information on matters important to the health of America.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

This site is a great source on information on infectious diseases and immunizations. Also includes travel information and information on bioterrorism.

 

Consumer Product Safety Commission
Provides product recall and safety information

Healthy Children
HealthyChildren.org is the only parenting Web site backed by 60,000 pediatricians and is owned and operated by the American Academy of Pediatrics. This website provides general information related to child health and more specific guidance on parenting issues.

Healthy Toys
Searchable database listing amounts of lead, cadmium, PVC, arsenic and mercury found in hundreds of toys.

National Child Passenger Safety Information
Provides information on child safety seats from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

SAFE KIDS
A national organization dedicated solely to reducing the incidence of childhood injuries.

The American Red Cross
Search for a CPR class near you.

The Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network
This is a great organization whose mission is to “raise public awareness, to provide advocacy and education, and to advance research on behalf of all those affected by food allergies and anaphylaxis.”

This information is for educational purposes only and it should be used only as a guide.

Local Resources:

The Connecticut Family Support Network is a statewide network of families who have children with disabilities and special healthcare needs. We are parents interested in helping other parents to find the supports they need to become their child’s best advocate. We assist parents directly, connect parents to each other for parent-to-parent support, offer help with navigating Connecticut’s state service systems, provide training and offer information to parents and professionals regularly through email distribution lists.

Click here for CTFSN.

Click here for Kids Mental Health Info.