About The Child Care Network

The Southern Adirondack Child Care Network is a not-for-profit child care resource and referral agency serving Hamilton, Warren and Washington counties in New York.

Our mission is to strengthen the quality of children’s early care and learning.

Our Purposes Are

  • To develop, strengthen and improve area child care services.
  • To recruit, assist and train child care providers.
  • To assist parents with finding and selecting child care.
  • To work with employers to assist with the child care needs of their employees.
  • To inform the community on child cares issues.

Our Main Sources of Support Are

  • Fees for services
  • New York State Office of Children and Family Services:  Child Care Block Grant quality dollars used to fund child care resource and referral services established under New York State Social Services Law.
  • New York State Department of Health:  USDA funding to provide Child and Adult Care Food Program services to Family Child Care Providers in Warren, Washington and Hamilton Counties.
  • Donations: We are a private not for profit 501(c)3 which can always use additional financial resources to support our many services. All contributions are tax deductible. If you would like to make a donation, please contact Lynn Sickles, Executive Director, at [email protected].

Annual Report 2020-2021

Staff Contact Information

Lynn Sickles

Executive Director

[email protected]

518-798-7972 (204)


Liz Mahone-Laidlaw

Assistant Director

[email protected]

518-798-7972 (210)

Linda Scimeca

CACFP Educator

[email protected]

518-798-7972 (203)

Lani Dake


[email protected]

510-798-7972 (208)


Patty Miller

Early Childhood Specialist

[email protected]

518-798-7972 (211)

Kelly Saunders

Early Childhood Specialist

[email protected]

518-798-7972 (207)

Sue Kowaleski


[email protected]

518-798-7972 (205)

Jorgey Wethington

Provider Services Coordinator

[email protected]

518-798-7972 (209)

SACCN Board of Directors

Jacquelyn White, President,

[email protected]

Kristy MacDougal, Vice President,

[email protected]

Joan Tarantino, Secretary,

[email protected]

Lisa Buckley, Treasurer,

[email protected]

Marilyn Kraus,

[email protected]

Sue Mowrey,

[email protected]

Deborah Romanazzi,

[email protected]

Erik Mastrianni,

[email protected]

Lauren Naylor,

[email protected]

Jill Walls,

[email protected]

Contact Us

Call 518-798-7972
Toll-free 800-807-3224

Visit our office at:
37 Everts Avenue
Queensbury, NY 12804
Get directions to our office

Monday – Friday
9:00am – 4:00pm

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