Week of the Young Child 2014

The Week of the Young Child is a time to recognize that we are all responsible for advocating for enhancing opportunities for children. In San Francisco, we're feautring some great family entertainment programs, plus the annual Walk Around the Block and Provider Recognition Reception. Click here to download a full schedule.

Child Care in the News

Child care has been a hot topic ever since President Obama proposed universal preschool in his State of the Union speech. Check out these highlights from local and national media.

Public Awareness

Children's Council is a child care policy and planning leader in the state of California. Children’s Council engages families, providers, businesses, local and state organizations, legislators, and media in order to raise awareness of child care and other issues affecting families.

Think Child Care

Access to quality, affordable child care is vital to a healthy community.  Child care makes it possible for parents to work, pay taxes, and support large and small businesses.  In addition, quality child care is an essential building block in preparing children for K-12 education, college, and the workforce.

To learn about the benefits of quality child care for children, adults, businesses, and a healthy society, visit think child care.