Astor Early Childhood Development Programs is offered by The Astor Home for Children, which is a community-based, nonprofit organization. The program helps in the social, intellectual and physical development of children and provides adult education opportunities for parents. It offers Head Start programs for children of ages 3 to 5. The program also offers special education and therapeutic services in a self-contained classroom for children with ehavior management needs. Astor Early Childhood Development Programs offers crisis intervention, case management and verbal therapy services. The program s other services include cognitive behavioral treatment, as well as speech and language, occupational and physical therapies. Its staff includes psychologists, social workers, teachers, health care professionals and child psychiatrists.