New State Fact Sheets from Child Care Aware of America provide data critical to child care advocates, policymakers, and program administrators. Data shows the cost, use and supply of child care in individual states, as well as family characteristics related to the need of child care, services provided by Child Care Resource and Referral agencies, and the child care workforce. Click here for the full report. Illinois data begins on page 34.
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Illinois is making an additional investment in early learning and development providers who pursue continuous quality improvement with ExceleRate Illinois. Check out the new incentives for programs that make continuous quality improvement a priority!