Audience: Families

CCSA
Jennifer Gioia

Equitable Pay Starts with Us

$15/hour for all CCSA employees is a move to inspire better wages for all early childhood professionals.

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From the President
Jennifer Gioia

Families with Young Children Experiencing Homelessness: It’s Time for Community Solutions

Families with young children experiencing homelessness are nearly invisible. It’s time for communities to come together to collaborate on affordable housing initiatives for families with young children, and to look for every opportunity possible to provide supportive services, including early intervention services, for families with children under age 6 experiencing homelessness.

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CCSA
Jennifer Gioia

An Invisible Crisis: Early Childhood Homelessness – A Primer

Approximately one in 18 (1.3 million) infants, toddlers and preschoolers experiences homelessness each year, impacting their health, well-being, and development. This primer explores the impact of early childhood homelessness across the United States on our young children…

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CCSA
Jennifer Gioia

“Perfect Timing”: How CCSA’s COVID-19 Relief Fund Made a Significant Difference for Child Care Programs Across N.C.

Awarded child care programs share the impact of the grant first-hand: “…The timing [of the CCSA COVID-19 Relief Fund] was perfect. It came at a point in time where there was a lot of uncertainty and a lot of demand for us to stay open, but we didn’t know what that was supposed to look like and we weren’t getting a lot of guidance.”

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