Early Childhood Development Initiative

Advocacy Committee

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The Advocacy Committee aims to promote high quality, financially viable systems that interact effectively in order to improve outcomes for all children and families. Activities include communicating with policy makers, educating community and public officials, and liaising with community partners around current issues facing children and families. Examples of recent and/or current specific issues of focus include:

  • Child care subsidies
  • Child care market rate
  • Preschool Special Education
  • Prekindergarten for 3- and 4-year-old children

Co-chairs:  Brigit Hurley (bhurley@thechildrensagenda.org) and Lauri Strano (lstrano@childrensinstitute.net)

Meeting date/time:  3rd Tuesday of the month, 1:30-3:00; Children’s Institute