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White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health: An Opportunity for CCR&Rs to Contribute

By Diane Girouard on June 30, 2022

The White House has announced for the first time in over 50 years, it will host a Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health this September. The White House is seeking input to shape their anti-hunger plan from a broad, diverse group of stakeholders whose communities are affected by hunger. Your input is needed to shape the nation’s strategy for addressing hunger. Read more below on how you can weigh in on the impacts of hunger and child care to shape the priorities announced at upcoming conference.

Topics: Health & Safety

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Update:  COVID-19 Vaccines for Young Children

By Nicole Garro, MPH on June 23, 2022

Topics: Health & Safety

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Virtual Child Care Emergency Preparedness Training-of-Trainers Opportunity

By Holly Nett on June 14, 2022

Topics: emergency preparedness

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Benefits of Staffed Family Child Care Networks (SFCCN) and the Support They Provide

By Anita E. Allison on June 03, 2022



Topics: Professional Development

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Supporting Families and Child Care Programs During the Formula Shortage

By Nicole Garro, MPH on May 27, 2022

Over the past several months there have been shortages in availability of infant formula due to product recalls and supply chain issues.  The shortage has placed families and many child care programs in a very stressful situation as they work to ensure young children are fed.  

Topics: Family & Community Engagement

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What Does Provider Appreciation Day® Actually Look Like?

By Meg Biallas on May 24, 2022

Provider Appreciation Day® 2022 was celebrated on May 6. In the conclusion to this blog series for Provider Appreciation Day®, we’re highlighting how communities are honoring the contributions of their child care providers. Sign up to be a supporter for 2023 so you can be notified of new resources to plan your celebration.    

Topics: Family & Community Engagement, Provider Appreciation Day 2022

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