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Recent Posts

Our public policy director, Keisha Nzewi, is quoted in EdSource's article about California's budget and how it affects child care providers.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for families, child care providers, and businesses

As the Coronavirus outbreak continues to impact our communities, we'll keep the list below updated with resources to help our members and the child care providers and families they work with.

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State and County Coronavirus (COVID-19) Child Care Guidelines

This update includes the California's Department of Public Health's Coronavirius guidelines for child care and preschool settings as well as resources and guidelines for each county.

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