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Early Education & Care

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Funding History
Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY18 HWM$578,050,801$578,050,801
FY17$580,703,234$567,552,842
FY16$593,538,756$569,759,356
FY15$566,507,247$540,174,055
FY14$544,829,087$515,796,112
FY13$535,394,520$499,101,504
FY12$552,801,713$506,848,267
FY11$584,115,920$520,233,228
FY10$590,666,376$515,834,423
FY09$658,516,140$569,483,058
FY08$646,334,748$551,228,753
FY07$620,536,750$510,296,241
FY06$592,465,148$474,870,244
FY05$583,221,282$450,445,031
FY04$596,728,351$447,433,749
FY03$634,701,303$465,635,266
FY02$705,772,349$506,614,365
FY01$742,892,305$523,981,230
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Funding for Early Education & Care
10.2%

comparisons adjusted for inflation (cpi)

Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY18 HWM$578,050,801$578,050,801
FY18 Gov$568,030,468$568,030,468
FY17$580,703,234$567,552,842

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Active Line Items
  • All Line Items
FY16FY17FY18 GovFY18 HWM
Early Education and Care Provider Rate Increase$5,208,679$12,789,629$0$0
Dept. of Early Ed. and Care Administration$14,292,533$5,772,488$5,686,617$5,686,618
Quality Improvement$0$33,147,278$31,762,455$30,712,455
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$0$0$7,000,000$15,000,000
Access Management$6,953,911$6,829,980$6,675,311$6,675,311
Children's Trust Fund$1,329,796$1,102,966$1,074,106$1,102,494
Supportive and TANF Childcare$229,085,408$224,500,800$223,198,540$223,198,540
Income Eligible Wait List$12,500,830$0$0$0
Child Care Access$267,043,773$258,303,007$255,389,495$255,389,342
Grants to Head Start Programs$9,479,796$9,310,850$9,100,000$9,100,000
Universal Pre-Kindergarten$7,708,846$0$0$0
Commonwealth Preschool Partnership Initiative$520,868$204,634$200,000$0
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$781,302$0$0$2,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$15,178,446$14,814,208$14,340,052$14,382,149
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$208,347$173,939$161,893$161,893
Family Support and Engagement$22,204,485$13,753,455$13,441,999$13,441,999
Reach Out and Read Program$1,041,736$0$0$700,000
FY16FY17FY18 GovFY18 HWM
Early Education and Care Provider Rate Increase$5,208,679$12,789,629$0$0
Child Care Rate Reserve$0$0$0$0
Early Education and Care Assessment$0$0$0$0
Family Child Care Providers Reserve$0$0$0$0
Early Education Salary Reserve$0$0$0$0
Dept. of Early Ed. and Care Administration$14,292,533$5,772,488$5,686,617$5,686,618
Early Education and Care Office of Compliance Management$0$0$0$0
Quality Improvement$0$33,147,278$31,762,455$30,712,455
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$0$0$7,000,000$15,000,000
EEC Assessment$0$0$0$0
Access Management$6,953,911$6,829,980$6,675,311$6,675,311
Grants to Community Partnership Councils$0$0$0$0
Children's Trust Fund$1,329,796$1,102,966$1,074,106$1,102,494
Pre-K Curriculum Grant$0$0$0$0
Supportive Child Care$0$0$0$0
Supportive and TANF Childcare$229,085,408$224,500,800$223,198,540$223,198,540
Community Partnerships for Children$0$0$0$0
Preschool Programs$0$0$0$0
Income Eligible Wait List$12,500,830$0$0$0
Child Care Program for Low-Income Families$0$0$0$0
TANF-Related Child Care$0$0$0$0
Child Care Access$267,043,773$258,303,007$255,389,495$255,389,342
Early Education Provider Quality Investments$0$0$0$0
Early Education Commission Consultant$0$0$0$0
Income Eligible Wait List$0$0$0$0
Infant and Toddler Initiative$0$0$0$0
Quality Efforts$0$0$0$0
Kindergarten Entry Assessment System$0$0$0$0
Grants to Head Start Programs$9,479,796$9,310,850$9,100,000$9,100,000
K1 Classroom Grant Program$0$0$0$0
Universal Pre-Kindergarten$7,708,846$0$0$0
Commonwealth Preschool Expansion Grants$0$0$0$0
Quality Program Supports$0$0$0$0
Commonwealth Preschool Partnership Initiative$520,868$204,634$200,000$0
Professional Development$0$0$0$0
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$781,302$0$0$2,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$15,178,446$14,814,208$14,340,052$14,382,149
Multi-Generational Anti-Poverty Pilot$0$0$0$0
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$208,347$173,939$161,893$161,893
Mass. Family Networks$0$0$0$0
Family Support and Engagement$22,204,485$13,753,455$13,441,999$13,441,999
Reading Proficiency by Grade 3$0$0$0$0
Parent-Child Home Program$0$0$0$0
Reach Out and Read Program$1,041,736$0$0$700,000
Comprehensive Support Services$0$0$0$0
Office of Child Care Services Administration$0$0$0$0
Children's Trust Fund Administration$0$0$0$0
Field Operations and Licensing$0$0$0$0
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$0$0$0$0
Child Care Quality Improvements$0$0$0$0
Child Care Program for Low-Income Families$0$0$0$0
Regional Administration of Child Care Programs$0$0$0$0
Access to Jobs Initiative$0$0$0$0
Post-Transitional Child Care$0$0$0$0
Income Eligible Child Care Services$0$0$0$0
Teen Parent Child Care At Teen Living$0$0$0$0
Trial Court Day Care Services$0$0$0$0
Supportive Child Care$0$0$0$0
Informal Child Care Program$0$0$0$0
Quality Rating and Improvement System$0$0$0$0
Office of Early Education$0$0$0$0
Office of Early Education$0$0$0$0
Parent-Child Home Program$0$0$0$0
Head Start Program Grants$0$0$0$0
Board of Early Education and Care$0$0$0$0