Affecting Legislation on Behalf of Our Children

    Influencing public policy is necessary and effective to ensure our state's children receive the opportunities they deserve. Collaborative for Children strengthens the early care and education system through policy development and advocacy.

    We work alongside agencies across Texas to:

    Collaborative for Children works with other organizations such as One Voice Texas and the Greater Houston Partnership to identify opportunities and obstacles to expanding access to high quality early care and education. We also develop strategies for engaging the public and policymakers. Collaborative for Children takes action at the local, state and federal level.

    Learn more about Collaborative for Children's 2013 Legislative Agenda.