CLASP's recent publication, "Better for Babies: A Study of State Infant and Toddler Child Care Policies," shows data from a recent state survey of child care subsidy, licensing, and quality enhancement policies.
The study finds that too few infants and toddlers have access to high-quality care, healthy and safe environments, and connections to community supports.
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Federal Programs Related to - Maternal & Infant Care
Programs that prepare expectant mothers for childbirth and provide health care services for mothers and infants during pregnancy and following birth. Alternative Birthing Services; Alternative Birthing Services; Baby Care; Birth Education; Birth Orientation Programs; Birthing Center Services; Birthing Center Services; Bradley Classes; Breast Pumps; Breast Pumps; Breastfeeding Information; Breastfeeding Information; Cesarean Birthing Classes; Childbirth Classes; Childbirth Education; Childbirth Education; Delivery/Childbirth Services; Delivery/Childbirth Services; Early Pregnancy Classes; Infant Care; Infant Care; Lamaze Classes; Maternal and Infant Care; Maternal Care; Maternity Care; Maternity Care; Midwifery; Midwifery; Natural Childbirth Education; Neonatal Care; Neonatal Care; Neonatal Care; Newborn Infant Care; Newborn Infant Care; Perinatology; Post abortion Care; Postpartum Care; Postpartum Care; Prenatal Care; Prenatal Care; Prepared Childbirth; Prepared Childbirth; Preterm Birth; Safe Motherhood Programs; Sibling Birth Preparation Programs; Sibling Preparation Programs; Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Classes; Well Baby Care; Well-Baby Care
Federal Programs Related to - Child Care
Programs that provide substitute parental care for children during some portion of a twenty-four hour day. After School Care; Babysitting Services; Before School Care; Child Care Centers; Child Care Co-ops; Child Caregivers; Children's Day Care; Corporate Day Care; Drop-In Child Care; Extended Day Care; Faith-Based Child Care Programs; Family Child Care Homes; Infant Care Centers; In-Home Child Care; Latchkey Child Care Programs; Nanny Services; Nighttime Child Care; Sick Child Care