Why we can’t wait — Race and the Care 4 Kids Program

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February 28, 2017, CT Viewpoints, ctviewpoints.org

According to the United Way of Connecticut, the agency that administers the Care 4 Kids (C4K) program, 4,424 fewer children were being served in December 2016 than in August 2016 when the program closed to most new applicants.

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Fund Child Care, Help the Economy

Hartford Courant Letter to the Editor.  January 30, 2017. 

When you have a child, they tell you to start saving for college right away, yet child-care costs, in some cases, are on par with college.

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At a time of budget crisis, funding for child care must be a priority

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March 6, 2017, CT Viewpoints, ctviewpoints.org

On February 21, parents and advocates gathered at the capitol to testify to the legislature on the importance of Care4Kids, Connecticut’s child care subsidy program, which provides critical assistance to help low-income working parents pay for child care.

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