IM-154 8/17/01 STAY AT HOME PARENT PROGRAM
|STAY AT HOME PARENT PROGRAM|
|The purpose of this memorandum is to inform
staff of grants awarded on July 23, 2001. The Stay at Home Parent
grants are for planning, developing, and implementing programs that provide
early childhood education supports to parents who are staying at home with
children ages birth to 3 years, and who have family incomes under 185%
of the federal poverty level. These grants are funded by the Early
Childhood Development, Education, and Care Fund established by HB 1519.
Attached is a list of the awarded proposals along with the counties each program will cover. A listing can also be found at the web site below:
If county offices receive any inquiries about this grant, refer them to central office Child Care Unit at (573) 522-1385.
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