IN MONTEREY COUNTY:
There are 4 children (age 0–5) for every 1
licensed child care slot.
Families spend 27% of their incomes on
Only 25% of children are ready for kindergarten.
Join us for a community problem-solving hackathon with a focus on child care availability in Seaside and Marina.
We will develop actionable strategies that:
- Increase the number of licensed slots.
- Support the preschool workforce.
- Support families.
- Build capacity of local informal child care providers.
- Raise awareness of needs and help advocate for change.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Deneen Guss Monterey County Superintendent of Schools
Who should attend?
Employers, child care providers, parents, policy makers, developers, educators, & funders.