University of New Mexico Family Development Program

Mailing Address: MSC 06-3630, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 268-8580
NTEE Code: B- Education, C- Environment
Mission Statement:

Family Development Program's (FDP) mission is to promote the highest quality early childhood development through honoring relationships rooted in equity and social justice.

Primary Programs:

FDP Initiatives include:
* Wemagination Resource Center (The WE): Promoting the Importance of Play - The WE provides high-quality recycled materials in support of understanding the essential role of play for children’s optimal learning and development.
* Friends of the WE is a volunteer program that supports the work of the WE, in additional to providing community-based early childhood professional development workshops.

Other Programs:

* Statewide Community Partnership: Going the Distance for Early Education
* Community Partnership and Train the Trainer
* Early Childhood Investment Zones: An Early Childhood Collaborative Leadership Opportunity
* High Quality Early Childhood Workshops: Learning Designed to Meet Participant Needs
* Mind in the Making: The Science of Early Learning
* Early Childhood Collaborative Leadership
* Early Childhood Linkages

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Statewide
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $500,000 - $749,999
Personnel: 10 to 29 FTE
Executive Director:

Lois Vermilya

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Types of Services Offered: Advocacy, Direct Services


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