Advocacy

CCALA engages in advocacy on behalf of the parents, children and small business owners (child care providers) we serve through our combined programs.

2019-20 State Budget

On January 10, 2019, Governor Newsom presented his first State budget, which includes robust investment in early learning and care programs. Below is a summary of the proposed State budget and investments in early learning and care programs. For further details on the proposed 2019-20 State budget, visit: http://ebudget.ca.gov/  

2019-20 State Budget Summary 

2018-19 Investment in Early Learning and Care Programs

Below is a summary of federal and state child care investments for fiscal year 2018-19, including State legislation supported by CCALA. For further information about each bill, visit California Legislative Information and to stay current with Legislative hearings, visit CalChannel.

Visit the following websites to find out who represents you at the local, state and federal level: