Kansas Child Magazine


Kansas Child magazine is intended to provide a forum for the discussion of child care and early education issues and ideas. We hope to provoke thoughtful discussions within the field and to help those outside the field gain a better understanding of priorities and concerns.


Gov. Kelly proclaims May 7 Provider Appreciation Day

May 7, 2021 | By hannah

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Mastering Record Keeping and Taxes in the Age of COVID

May 5, 2021 | By hannah

Join Tom Copeland for this live virtual training specifically for Kansas child care programs presented by the Department for Children and Families in coordination with

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We are Hiring!

April 14, 2021 | By admin

Current open positions at Child Care Aware of Kansas Click the link for more information about the available jobs. Grants Specialist – Updated with NEW

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COVID-19 Update

April 14, 2021 | By admin

With COVID-19 affecting the communities we serve, we are conducting all coaching, professional development events and meetings virtually or by phone whenever possible. We are reassessing on a continual

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Community Collaboration on Child Care Needs

March 31, 2021 | By admin

Child Care Aware of Kansas partnered with the Salina Area Chamber of Commerce to engage community stakeholders in identifying community childcare needs and provide local solutions. A group of public and private partners worked collaboratively, utilizing a “strategic doing”

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Governor Kelly Announces Over 50,000 COVID-19 Comfort Kits Were Provided to Kansas Kids, Families Statewide

March 17, 2021 | By admin

Press Release Posted by David Elliott (KRSL) Governor Laura Kelly has announced that the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) provided over 50,000 COVID-19 comfort kits to child care facilities across the state. In partnership with Child Care Aware of Kansas (CCAKS),

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Impact Grants Available

March 10, 2021 | By admin

The Child Care Impact Grants program is intended to provide financial support for eligible child care programs to address facility and other demonstrated needs related to COVID-19 mitigation, health and

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Child Care Health Consultant Network

February 19, 2021 | By extdev

We partner with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment to launch the next phase of consultations for licensed child care

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