Advocacy Information

With our colleagues across the state, Child Care Aware® of Eastern Missouri works with parents, child care providers, and community leaders as an advocate to help strengthen policy surrounding quality care and education. Click the link below to access the Child Care Aware® of Missouri Action and Information Center to learn about local, state and federal legislation, regulation and policies that may affect children and families and the child care and educational programs that serve them.

Child Care Aware® of Missouri Action Information Center


You are your child's best advocate. Sign-up to receive  Missouri's Action and Information Center newsletter which has information on trending topics and pending state and federal legislation affecting children. Click on Public Policy information where you can connect to your elected officials, learn more about the issues that are important to early childhood education, and link to groups who support children's issues.