AB-0167: Childcare for CA infants and toddlers: quality standards & state funding

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Rubio
Status: Alive
AAP-CA Position: Support
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Would expand access to high-quality child care for  California infants and toddlers from low-income families by implementing the evidence-based standards of the Early Head Start model. The “California Childcare-Early Head Start Partnership” would supplement federal funds with state funding in grants to qualifying childcare and development programs and family childcare home education networks, expanding high-quality child care and support services to 20,000  infants and toddlers in high-need communities.

Download AAP Positional Letter: AB-167 (Rubio) Childcare and development services_ infants and toddlers_ state funding