Policy Agenda MinneMinds supports:
Childcare Assistance Program (CCAP)
- Support family and provider-friendly provisions of federal reauthorization.
- Serve more CCAP eligible families.
Provider pipeline and workforce growth
- Provide new and/or expanded tax credits for families to afford child care, for professionals to stay in the field, and for businesses to invest in high-quality child care and education.
- Increase investments in programs like TEACH and RETAIN to grow and retain the number of early childhood and afterschool professionals.