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.
AB-0167: Childcare for CA infants and toddlers: quality standards & state funding
AAP-CA Position: Support
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