Increasing Mental Health Supports

child care stabilization grants logoCCDF Lead Agencies are encouraged to invest in mental health supports for child care providers and children, including resources providers can use to help parents support their child’s mental and behavioral health. These resources, on topics such as infant and early childhood mental health consultation, strategies to support the social and emotional wellness of children, responding to adverse childhood experiences, connecting families with mental health resources, and training early educators, can assist Lead Agencies in identifying areas of investment.