Child Care, Early Ed. & Hospital Breastfeeding Policy


At the 2011 Working Families Policy Summit, leading advocates shared their priorities for the legislative session. They also prepared briefing documents — fact sheets and legislative histories — to help orient new legislators, staff and other leaders who want to deepen their understanding of these critical issues facing California’s working families.

Early Learning and Care

Molly Munger, Co-Director, & Sharon Scott Dow, Director of Governmental Relations

Advancement Project

Recommendations on Early Education and Care

Child Care

Donna Sneeringer, Public Affairs Manager, Child Action, Inc.

Recommendations on Child Care

From the Advancement Project and Child Action:

Backgrounder: Early Care and Education

Legislative History: Early Education and Care

Hospital Breastfeeding Policy

Laurie True, Executive Director, California WIC Association

Recommendations on Hospital Breastfeeding Policy

California Breastfeeding Laws and Regulations