The leaders of six home visiting programs, including the CEO of Parents as Teachers, Constance Gully, recently traveled to Capitol Hill to discuss ongoing efforts to reauthorize the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV). This vital program is due to expire in September. To learn more about the CEO’s visit to Washington, D.C. and the push to reauthorize MIECHV, read this article by the Chronicle of Social Change.
If you are one of the Parents as Teachers affiliates in 35 states nationwide that receives some MIECHV funding, now is the time to write to your member of Congress. Please take action today to support the reauthorization of MIECHV by participating in our letter writing campaign. It’s fast and easy and takes less than two minutes. Please click here to send an email to your member of Congress. Your voice is important!