A Quick Review of Early Care Funding: FY06 Budget Update

Back • Publication Date: June 17th, 2005

Authors: Peg Oliveira, PhD

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The FY 06 early care and education budget in Connecticut Department of Social Services (DSS) and State Department of Education (SDE) represents an improvement over FY05, increasing 4%. However, total funding proposed for early care initiatives in FY 06 in DSS and SDE is still 11% less than actual funding in FY 02 (even less if adjusting for inflation).