childrenThe Worcester Area Association for the Education of Young Children was incorporated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a not for profit corporation in February 1998. It is a local affiliate group of the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

The Worcester Area Association for the Education of Young Children is pleased to offer a variety of professional development opportunities to its members and area Early Childhood Professionals. Trainings are scheduled throughout the service area and offered several times per year.

The Worcester Area Association for the Education of Young Children (WAAEYC), a chapter of the National Association for the Education of oung Children (NAEYC), exists to support community and early care and education