High-quality early childhood education is proven to dramatically improve a child’s opportunities for a better future—particularly children from low-income families. If we, as a nation, want to ensure all children have access to high-quality early learning, there must be strong support and partnerships from federal government to extend the reach or fill in the gaps of state efforts and innovation.
This fact sheet provides an abbreviated overview of state- and federally-funded early childhood opportunities in New Hampshire, which serve more than 30,000 children and families.
“The investments made in early childhood education will give all New Hampshire children a strong foundation for tomorrow’s future.” – Governor Chris Sununu (R-NH)
“We must do more to ensure that all children have access to affordable, high-quality child care that will help families make ends meet and prepare our young ones for their futures.” – Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH)