Have a Heart for Kids Day 2020

Foundation of Care Full Brief

Washington’s children and economy are threatened because the COVID-19 pandemic has put our early learning infrastructure at risk. Our state’s early education ecosystem was already fragile due to decades of health problems, underinvestment and now the economic impacts of the pandemic are destabilizing programs and compounding existing issues related to access, cost, quality, equity, and funding.

Read our full 6 page brief on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on families and child care providers, and recommendations to aid recovery. 

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