Nevada

Our allies in Nevada are successful because they are so effective in bringing people together to build consensus and leverage collective strength.

State Allies:

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Children's Advocacy Alliance • Las Vegas, NV
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Top Priorities for 2020

Expand access to community-based programs, such as home visiting, community health workers, and home-based child care programs

Increase access to children's health coverage under Medicaid and CHIP

Expand access to high-quality early learning programs

Nevada advocates know their state isn’t making the grade—and they are pushing for the real changes in policy and practice that ensure that every child in the state has a chance to thrive.

  • Helped establish the state pre-k program in statute, including quality provisions that mirror the federal Preschool Development Grant requirements.
  • $16 million in state investment in pre-k.
  • Established paid leave for private employers with 50+ employees.
  • Increased availability of child care for children with disabilities.

The Alliance for Early Success is achieving large-scale, long-lasting change for the state’s young children by providing our allies with powerful advantages that help them shape Nevada early childhood state policy.

  • Strategic, Outcomes-Focused Investments
  • Consulting and Strategy
  • Direct Access to National Expertise
  • Rapid Response Support
  • Connections/Access to Allies in Similar States
  • Roles in National Communities of Practice