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Early Education & Care

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Funding History
Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY23 Sen$1,129,193,055$1,129,193,055
FY22$992,866,867$951,694,506
FY21$1,007,943,650$902,871,093
FY20$812,328,839$711,364,957
FY19$722,888,106$623,191,366
FY18$660,258,003$557,638,186
FY17$687,061,235$567,552,842
FY16$702,564,236$569,759,356
FY15$670,508,542$540,174,055
FY14$644,829,756$515,796,112
FY13$633,667,264$499,101,504
FY12$654,348,311$506,848,267
FY11$691,353,088$520,233,228
FY10$699,106,134$515,834,423
FY09$779,412,358$569,483,058
FY08$764,994,599$551,228,753
FY07$734,460,375$510,296,241
FY06$701,235,141$474,870,244
FY05$690,294,204$450,445,031
FY04$706,281,021$447,433,749
FY03$751,225,383$465,635,266
FY02$835,344,280$506,614,365
FY01$879,279,046$523,981,230

comparisons adjusted for inflation (cpi)

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Funding for Early Education & Care
29.8%

comparisons adjusted for inflation (cpi)

Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY23 Sen$1,129,193,055$1,129,193,055
FY23 SWM$1,128,683,055$1,128,683,055
FY23 Hou$912,181,282$912,181,282
FY23 HWM$912,081,282$912,081,282
FY23 Gov$820,279,682$820,279,682
FY22$992,866,867$951,694,506
FY22 GAA$854,518,332$819,083,030

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Active Line Items
  • All Line Items
FY22FY23 GovFY23 HouFY23 Sen
Dept. of Early Ed. and Care Administration$8,045,453$6,591,537$11,691,537$7,101,537
Quality Improvement$47,151,401$44,551,119$44,551,119$44,551,119
Early Education Workforce Stabilization$136,730,046$0$0$0
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$20,865,243$0$70,000,000$25,000,000
Early Education and Care Parent Fee Reserve$9,337,196$0$0$0
Early Education COVID-19 Workforce and Support Reserve$0$0$0$250,000,000
EEC Infrastructure & Policy Reforms$0$0$0$25,000,000
Access Management (Child Care Resource and Referral Centers)$12,519,146$12,000,000$15,000,000$12,000,000
Childrens Trust Fund$1,809,773$1,834,533$1,861,218$2,211,219
Supportive and TANF Childcare$374,456,941$325,541,422$325,541,422$325,541,422
Child Care Access$311,625,425$368,108,945$368,108,945$368,108,945
Grants to Head Start Programs$15,648,932$15,000,000$16,500,000$16,500,000
Commonwealth Preschool Partnership Initiative$10,432,622$10,000,000$10,000,000$15,000,000
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$3,129,786$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$17,149,302$16,492,936$17,519,623$17,519,623
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$609,654$320,000$320,000$320,000
Family Support and Engagement$12,038,400$11,539,190$11,539,190$11,539,190
Parent-Child Plus program$3,442,765$3,300,000$4,000,000$3,300,000
Neighborhood Villages Pilot Program $1,043,262$1,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,000
EEC Provider Higher Education Opportunities$5,216,311$0$10,000,000$0
Reach Out and Read Program$1,615,208$1,000,000$1,548,228$1,000,000
FY22FY23 GovFY23 HouFY23 Sen
Early Education and Care Provider Rate Increase$0$0$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$8,045,453$6,591,537$11,691,537$7,101,537
Early Education and Care Office of Compliance Management$0$0$0$0
Quality Improvement$47,151,401$44,551,119$44,551,119$44,551,119
Early Education Workforce Stabilization$136,730,046$0$0$0
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$20,865,243$0$70,000,000$25,000,000
Sliding Fee Scale Reserve$0$0$0$0
Early Education and Care Parent Fee Reserve$9,337,196$0$0$0
Early Education COVID-19 Workforce and Support Reserve$0$0$0$250,000,000
EEC Infrastructure & Policy Reforms$0$0$0$25,000,000
Early Education and Care Assessment$0$0$0$0
Access Management (Child Care Resource and Referral Centers)$12,519,146$12,000,000$15,000,000$12,000,000
Grants to Community Partnership Councils$0$0$0$0
Childrens Trust Fund$1,809,773$1,834,533$1,861,218$2,211,219
Pre-K Curriculum Grant$0$0$0$0
Supportive Child Care$0$0$0$0
Supportive and TANF Childcare$374,456,941$325,541,422$325,541,422$325,541,422
Community Partnerships for Children$0$0$0$0
Preschool Programs$0$0$0$0
Income Eligible Wait List$0$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$311,625,425$368,108,945$368,108,945$368,108,945
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$15,648,932$15,000,000$16,500,000$16,500,000
K1 Classroom Grant Program$0$0$0$0
Universal Pre-Kindergarten$0$0$0$0
Commonwealth Preschool Expansion Grants$0$0$0$0
Quality Program Supports$0$0$0$0
Commonwealth Preschool Partnership Initiative$10,432,622$10,000,000$10,000,000$15,000,000
Professional Development$0$0$0$0
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$3,129,786$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$17,149,302$16,492,936$17,519,623$17,519,623
Multi-Generational Anti-Poverty Pilot$0$0$0$0
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$609,654$320,000$320,000$320,000
Mass. Family Networks$0$0$0$0
Family Support and Engagement$12,038,400$11,539,190$11,539,190$11,539,190
Reading Proficiency by Grade 3$0$0$0$0
Parent-Child Plus program$3,442,765$3,300,000$4,000,000$3,300,000
Neighborhood Villages Pilot Program $1,043,262$1,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,000
Parent-Child Home Program$0$0$0$0
EEC Provider Higher Education Opportunities$5,216,311$0$10,000,000$0
Reach Out and Read Program$1,615,208$1,000,000$1,548,228$1,000,000
Comprehensive Support Services$0$0$0$0
Office of Child Care Services Administration$0$0$0$0
Childrens 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
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
Early Education Public-Private Trust$0$0$0$0
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