About the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary and Interdepartmental Liaison for Early Childhood Development (ECD)

What We Do

The Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary and Interdepartmental Liaison for Early Childhood Development (ECD) promotes a joint approach at the federal level to improving the availability of high quality early learning and development programs. We are made up of the Office of Child Care, the Office of Head Start, and the Interagency Team.


Leadership

Linda K. Smith is the Deputy Assistant Secretary and Interdepartmental Liaison for Early Childhood Development (ECD) for the Administration for Children and Families at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


ECD Contact Information

Phone: (202) 401-9200
Fax: (202) 205-4891
Email: Dishon.Tucker@acf.hhs.gov

Address:
Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary and Interdepartmental Liaison for Early Childhood Development (ECD)
Administration for Children and Families
370 L’Enfant Plaza, SW
Washington, DC 20447