Posted on: May 24, 2017

Maricopa County's Human Services Department: Building Supports for a High-Quality Workforce


Maricopa County's Human Services Department's Early Education Division was recently highlighted by the National Center on Early Head Start-Child Care Partnerships for its innovative Child Care Partnerships program. Read on to learn more.

"Maricopa County Human Services Department (MCHSD) in Arizona has served as a Head Start grantee since the program was initiated in 1965. With the launch of the Early Head Start initiative in 1997, the grantee expanded its program to serve children b...

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Human Services
Posted on: April 5, 2017

High Quality Early Education Pays Dividends Later


High Quality Early Education Leads to Success in the Workforce

A new survey from the Council for a Strong America, a national, bipartisan non-profit, shows that high quality early childhood education provides the social and emotional skills that employers value most in their employees. Research has shown that the cha...

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Human Services