September 27, 2020

Child Care in REGION to Be Focus of Virtual Town Hall

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Parents, Educators, & Child Care Providers Address COVID-19 Struggles, Discuss Need for Affordable, Accessible, High-Quality Early Education and Child Care

Child care providers, educators, and parents from REGION will share their personal stories about the struggles of providing and accessing child care during the COVID-19 crisis during a virtual town hall on Thursday, September 3rd, at 6:30 pm. During the event, hosted by the Southeastern Massachusetts chapter of the Common Start Coalition, local parents, educators, and child care providers will discuss the need for high-quality early education and child care to be affordable and accessible to all Massachusetts families.

WHO: Childcare providers, educators, and parents
Jennie Antunes, Center Director, Northstar Learning Centers
Iva Brito, Director of The Women's Center at Bristol Community College
Titus DosRemedios, Director of Research and Policy at Strategies for Children, Steering Committee Member of the Common Start Coalition
Soraya DosSantos, Maternal Advocate and Postpartum Provider
Reverend Christana Wille McKnight, Minister at First Parish Church in Taunton
April Rosario, Director of Education at First Parish Church in Taunton
WHAT: Virtual Town Hall on Child Care
WHEN: September 3rd, 2020 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
WHERE: Virtually, RSVP to EMAIL to receive a Zoom link
https://actionnetwork.org/events/sema-town-hall?clear_id=true&fbclid=IwAR0VGfXUKvmShdMj6WsSdAw0fceMOwHdk5ImWi8B1ncXrtCELo28hl7vDSM 

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