In its report, Transforming the Financing of Early Care and Education (2018), the committee concludes that transforming the fi nancing structure for ECE to meet the needs of all children and families will require greater coordination among fi nancing mechanisms, as well as signifi cant mobilization of fi nancing and other resources across the public and private sectors. The report offers specifi c recommendations for making ECE provided outside the home more affordable for families, linking funding to high-quality standards, and fi nancing the transformation of the ECE workforce.
Article January 21, 2022
As race, racism, anti-racism, equity and inclusion become front and center across multiple facets of American life, culture, politics, and institutions, directors across California say now is the time to work together as child welfare leaders to better understand and dismantle dominant and oppressive culture characteristics that exist in the system, both for the benefit of the workforce and for the children and families served.
Report January 21, 2022
This resource from the Child and Family Policy Institute of California identifies steps to support child welfare directors.
Website January 21, 2022
The California Child Welfare Core Practice Model is a statewide effort to develop and implement a framework to support child welfare practice and allow child welfare professionals to be more effective in their roles. The CPM is intended to guide practice, service delivery, and decision-making.