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Nov 23 2020

Find Your Roar Advocacy Training

Parent, guardian & grandparents of children 0 to 5 your voice matters! Network and bond with others that share your same issues to help make change for babies in NJ.
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Oct 27 2020

Webinar – Celebrating Babies: Embracing the Essential Role of the Caregiver

During the pandemic, our caregivers have been essential workers, supporting the social and emotional growth of our babies every day during a stressful time.
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Oct 19 2020

Join Us Celebrating Babies: Embracing the Essential Role of the Caregiver

During the pandemic, our caregivers have been essential workers, supporting the social and emotional growth of our babies every day during a stressful time.
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Jun 15 2020

WEBINAR: Attunement and Resiliency in the Midst of Uncertainty

A discussion of how professionals supporting families can recognize and tune in to their own needs during these changing and uncertain times – especially when they themselves are working parents.
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Sep 15 2020

$3 Million Budget Resolution Aims to Expand Child Care for Infants and Toddlers

ACNJ has partnered with Senator Joseph Vitale (D-19) and Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez (D-19) in the introduction of a budget resolution aimed at addressing child care deserts and the inaccessibility of high-quality infant/toddler care in New Jersey.
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New Jersey State Courthouse

Sep 9 2020

ACNJ’s Senate and Assembly Budget Testimony for the FY 2021 Truncated Budget

ACNJ urges the Legislature to consider carefully the impact of reducing or eliminating these programs and, more importantly, whether there are systems in place to ensure that children and families will continue to be served.
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Aug 31 2020

Want to Strengthen New Jersey’s Economy? Fix the Child Care Crisis

A new report from ReadyNation estimates that the lack of licensed child care for working parents of infants and toddlers could cost New Jersey’s economy $1.7 billion per year, stemming from lost earnings, productivity and revenue. Read report and op-ed.
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Aug 25 2020

NJ FY2021 Proposed Budget Includes Investments for Children and Families

Murphy announced that his $32.4 billion spending plan, which would cover October 2020 through June 2021, aimed to “protect gains we have made, [and] at the same time move forward.
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Aug 25 2020

Teachable Moments at Home: Educating Our Littlest Learners Recording

Learn how parents and caregivers can promote and support early learning at home using common household items and meaningful interactions.
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Jul 28 2020

We Need to Fund #ChildCare in the Next Stimulus Package!

Tell Congress to be child care champions and provide $50 billion to stabilize the child care industry in the next stimulus package!
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