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Health
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study Finds More Kids In Small Towns And Rural Areas Rely On Medicaid »
Medicaid has become an increasingly important source of health insurance coverage for children in the United States. That...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Family Engagement in Addressing Childhood Trauma »
A short film and facilitated discussion Featuring the documentary Wounded Places: Confronting Childhood PTSD in Amer...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transitional Medical Assistance »
Transitional Medical Assistance

Policy News
Thursday, May 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Announces New President »
The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving announced the appointment of Jay Williams of Washington, D.C. as President of t...
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Early Education Advocates Fighting for Priority in Federal Budget »
Early Education Advocates Fighting for Priority in Federal Budget . Early-childhood advocates are gearing up to make sure...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Child Care Subsidies, Vital for Many Workers, Are Dwindling »
Costly new state and federal requirements could lead to shrinking enrollment. hild Care Subsidies, Vital for Many Worke...
Monday, November 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Appropriations Committee Public Hearing on projected state deficiencies/Care4Kids Update »
November 18 Appropriations Committee Annual Public Hearing on projected state agency deficiencies addresses update on Care...
Thursday, January 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Looney Announces Committee Assignments for 2017-2018 Legislative Term »
Senate President Pro Tempore Martin M. Looney (D-New Haven) today announced the Senate Democrats’ legislative committee c...

Early Care and Education
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Surprising Results in Study of Child Care Hiring Practices »
A study published by the Institute of Labor Economics has turned up several surprising facts about what child care direct...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interactive Map Shows Lost Care4Kids Slots by Town and Age Group »
Between August and February, Connecticut lost more than 5,500 child care slots for low-income families and their children....
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPR Report: A Path Out Of Poverty: Career Training + Quality Pre K (Two Gen) »
What makes a high-quality learning program effective not just for the child but the whole family?  NPR Report: A Pat...
Thursday, April 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obama official to run state’s Office of Early Childhood »
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy named David Wilkinson , a former Obama administration official, as commissioner of the Office of Ear...
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Identifying trauma in young children »
Early intervention is the key:’ Identifying trauma in young children

Family
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford Foundation Awards Nearly $800,000 to Region's Summer Programs »
More than 10,000 school-age youth in Greater Hartford are expected to participate in summer learning programs thanks to ne...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Vital Role of Home-Visiting Programs »
The Vital Role of Home-Visiting Programs ; When Preschool Happens at Home
Monday, April 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Asylum Hill Family Center discusses recent immigration events »
Asylum Hill Family Center recently held a community café , sharing a meal and discussing recent events related to immigrat...
Friday, February 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Engaging fathers in parenting intervention improves outcomes for both kids and fathers »
A parenting program where fathers engage with their children through reading was found to boost the fathers' parenting sk...
Thursday, January 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bridge Family Center Leadership Program Enables Parents To Be More Involved »
West Hartford's Bridge Family Center offers a Parent Leadership Program . The program, a free 20-week program that teache...

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