Date: March 27, 2020

Responding to Families’ Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Conversation with Representative Rosa DeLauro

Join ZERO TO THREE, Think Babies™, and partners this Friday, March 27 at 11 am EDT for a web broadcast with U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) about how Congress is responding to families’ needs in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

This week, Congress is considering a $2 trillion measure to relieve the human and financial costs of the Coronavirus, with provisions that will benefit families with young children. Congresswoman DeLauro, Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies—with responsibility for child and family programs—plays a major role in funding decisions every day. Rep. DeLauro will share what is in the bill on issues such as child care, Early Head Start, and paid family and medical leave, and answer questions from participants.