September 14, 2020 - September 16, 2020
Save the Date! The 2020 Health Institute will be held: Dates: Sept. 14-16, 2020 Location: Virtual Interested in submitting a…
May 29, 2020Virtual Advocacy Day: June 4, sign up now!
Posted: May 29, 2020 08:25 PMVirtual Advocacy Day: June 4, sign up now!
On June 4, 2020, we’re coming together as advocates–child care, food programs, safety net, and anti-poverty champions–for our first all-digital “Child Care and End Child Poverty CA Advocacy Day.” Don’t miss this impactful day of action! Learn more here.
Apr 22, 2020New EdSource Article Highlights Head Start California, First 5 and other early childhood advocates’ Census engagement efforts
Posted: Apr 22, 2020 05:22 PMNew EdSource Article Highlights Head Start California, First 5 and other early childhood advocates’ Census engagement efforts
A new EdSource article, Counting all California kids for census a new challenge under stay-at-home order, highlights the difficulties early childhood advocates, including Head Start California, are facing while continuing to raise awareness about the census during the quarantine. Read the article here.
Mar 27, 2020President Signs Coronavirus Stimulus Package; $750 million for Head Start
Posted: Mar 27, 2020 11:19 PMPresident Signs Coronavirus Stimulus Package; $750 million for Head Start
Today, the President signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (H.R. 748) which includes $750 million for Head Start. Head Start CA will provide a more comprehensive analysis next week when details are ready. Funding will include emergency staffing needs, address added operational costs, and provide summer learning opportunities. Read more
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