Justice from the Start: Supporting Prenatal-to-Three with Federal Relief Funds: Early Care and Education
September 30 2021
3:00 PM EDT
The federal relief funds in the American Rescue Plan and the earlier rounds of federal relief represent significant —often unprecedented — investment, providing champions with new opportunities to advance equity and justice from the start in the prenatal-to-three period. In this three-part series, join dynamic leaders who are advancing specific prenatal-to-three early care and education, family support, and maternal and infant/toddler health strategies with these funds. We will hear from community and state leaders about their reforms in the context of planning, advocacy, equity, implementation, and sustainability.
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This report summarizes the webinar series Child Welfare and Early Childhood: Cross-Systems Collaboration to Improve Outcomes for Young Children and Their Families. The five webinars were held monthly from January through May 2022 and were facilitated by Dr. Cynthia L. Tate, of BUILD.
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