This is it – now is the time for a final push for a final budget that invests in young children, their families, and their educators! Please use the following resources to help you take action and learn more about key policy priorities and the budget process.
Take Action Now!
Call NC Legislators about Child Care WAGE$
Please make a phone call today to support the workforce behind the workforce! Use the sample script below and find additional talking points in the Worthy Wages Campaign Toolkit. Please call your own legislators and members of the Joint Conference Committee – your own legislators if they are on the Committee, and the Committee Chairs (in bold on this list)
Sample phone and email script
Find your legislator’s contact information
NC Early Education Coalition:
NC Early Education Coalition Position Statement on Early Education
Think Babies™ NC:
Think Babies™ NC Alliance Position Statement on Babies and Families
If you have questions or need additional resources or support for your advocacy efforts, please contact: Elaine Zukerman, Advocacy & Communications Director, email@example.com