Homelessness

Homelessness
CCSA Staff

Child Nutrition, COVID-19 and Homelessness

Texting Tool Available to Access Food for Children Parents who need food assistance for their children can text FOODNC to 877-877 to locate nearby free meal sites. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877. Additionally, No Kid Hungry NC has created a map of

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Early childhood self assessment graphic
Homelessness
Jennifer Gioia

CCSA Releases Tool for Homeless Shelters to Provide Positive Environments for Young Children Post-COVID-19

One in every 16 children under six years old in the U.S. classifies as homeless, jeopardizing their health, development and well-being. The updated and validated Early Childhood Self-Assessment Tool, released by Child Care Services Association (CCSA), supports shelters to provide positive environments for young children. Chapel Hill, N.C., May 26,

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Graphic for homeless children
Homelessness
Jennifer Gioia

Child Care Services Association Releases State Plans for Families with Children Experiencing Homelessness

Child Care Services Association (CCSA) releases Families with Children Experiencing Homelessness, FY2019-FY2021 Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) State Plans outlining efforts in all 50 states Chapel Hill, N.C., January 15, 2020: Child Care Services Association (CCSA) works to ensure every child has the best start in life with high-quality child

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