After months of advocacy, budget negotiations and so much more, the first regular session of the 128th Legislature has finally ended. Together, we worked to promote policies and practices that give Maine children the best chance of success. And none of it would have been possible without your help! Check out our recap of what … More Wrapping up the 2017 Legislative Session!
The Maine Children’s Alliance (MCA) is seeking a full-time, two-year grant funded Outreach and Enrollment Specialist. Position Summary: The Outreach and Enrollment Specialist provides a high level of coordination, organizational support, training, education and customer service for the Connecting Maine Kids to Coverage Project., a multi-organizational initiative led by Consumers for Affordable Health Care (CAHC). … More Good news for kids – MCA is hiring!
This past Legislative Session, MCA saw mixed results for Maine children and families. While we were happy to see many important initiatives succeed, from bills on early childhood to children’s health, many critical policy opportunities did not become law. Check out some highlights from the 127th Legislature, 2nd Regular Session below. Caring for Our Youngest … More Looking Towards the Future: How the 127th Legislature Affects Our Kids
Purchase Ad Space in the 2015 Champions Program Today! Deadline for Submissions: September 1, 2015. Advertising Opportunities: Join us in celebrating Maine kids, honoring community heroes and “sticking out necks out” for Maine children, youth and families. Show your continued support by advertising in the 2015 Champions for Children Event Program! $500 – Full Page … More Last Call: Show Your Support for MCA!
Learn how you can help MCA get ready for the 2015 Maine KIDS COUNT Data book. 1 They say that a picture is worth a thousand words. Here at the Maine Children’s Alliance, we use research and data to tell the story of what it is like to be a Maine kid. However, numbers only tell … More Call for Photo Submissions: MCA Needs Your Help
CLICK HERE to contact your Legislator NOW! Support Early Childhood Programs! Today, the Appropriations and Financial Affairs committee is set to make critical funding decisions regarding early childcare. It is imperative that you contact your legislators immediately and tell them to support three early childhood programs: LD 552, An Act To Provide Funding for Home Visiting … More URGENT: LAST CHANCE TO SUPPORT EARLY CHILDCARE IN STATE BUDGET
“It is a huge honor to accept this award. I’ve worked on a lot of issues in the Legislature but early childhood is the issue closes to my heart.” – 2014 Director’s Award Winner, Former Rep. Seth Berry with his Giraffe Award. As community leaders, you know the people in our community, who … More URGENT: Calling All Champions of Maine Children