How Build Back Better Would Support American Families
With the right supports, parents can refocus their energy on providing a safe and nurturing home for their child to learn and flourish, writes Dr. Melissa T. Merrick.
New York Budget Embraces ‘Extraordinary’ Expansion of Child Care and Pre-K
Thousands of Child Care Programs Have Closed In California, Study Finds
High Cost of Child Care Compounds New York City’s Affordability Crisis
More than 80% of Los Angeles Voters Want Better Child Care, Poll Finds
An overwhelming number of voters want local officials to invest in early childhood education, according to a poll released Tuesday by a pair of Los Angeles County advocacy groups.
The 2020 Spending Deal: A Full Breakdown of Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Funding
Just before the holidays, and amidst the contentious impeachment proceedings, both parties and both chambers hammered out a spending deal for fiscal 2020 that was then signed by President Donald Trump.
Gavin Newsom, California’s Family Man
On Monday, Gavin Newsom was sworn is as California’s 40th governor. He is the father of four young children, one of whom ended up stealing the show. At one point during Newsom’s 20-minute address his youngest son, 2-year-old Dutch, toddled up on stage.
Child Care, Child Protection Get Big Boosts in Omnibus Spending Deal
The 2018 spending deal reached this week, which blows through the caps on spending put in place in 2013, brought massive infusions of cash into several youth and family services programs.