Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST
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Legislative Office Building, 3rd Flr (above Well)  
198 State Street
Albany, NY 12210

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Jessica Klos Shapiro 
Early Care and Learning Council 

2018 Early Childhood Advocacy Day! 

Please join us for this very important day!  Let's make a strong stand for New York's children, families, and early childhood professionals.

We ask that you:
  • Register:  This will help us ensure that we have a sufficient number of materials!
  • Schedule Your Legislative Visits:  Please contact your legislators' offices to schedule your individual appointments.  If you need their contact information please click NYS Assembly  or   NYS Senate.  Please note that WBNY and the ESCCC will schedule meetings with the Governor's  office; the Senate Majority Leader, John Flanagan; the Assembly Speaker, Carl Heastie and key Committee Chair.
    • Children and Families - Senator Tony Avella, Assemblymember Ellen Jaffee
    • Education - Senator Carl Marcellino, Assemblymember Cathy Nolan
    • Finance - Senator Cathy Young
    • Ways and Means - Assemblymember Helene Weinstein
    • Health - Assemblymember Richard Gottfried
    • Social Services - Senator James Tedisco, Assemblymember Andrew Hevesi
    • IDC - Senator Jeffrey Klien
    • Assembly Majority Leader - Assemblymember Joseph Morelle
  • If the Senate Marjority Leader, Assembly Speaker  or any of the Committee Chairs (listed above) are your representative, please contact Jessica Klos Shapiro  for information about scheduled visits.
  • For Group Registrations:  Please designate a Primary Registrant and include all other members of your group in one registration.  This person is responsible for ensuring legislative appointments are scheduled and will serve as the contact person for Winning Beginning NY.

Event organizers will provide written materials including our legislative agenda, talking points and information to leave with your legislators when you register. 

Register Now!