The MIECHV Program expired on September 30, 2017 and the US Congress needs to take immediate action and pass a law to reauthorize it. We are asking Congress for a bipartisan, 5-year clean reauthorization of the MIECHV Program with increased funding.
HOW CAN YOU OR YOUR ORGANIZATION HELP?
Parents, educators, program staff and community members:
Take action today by developing your message with our Advocacy Toolkit and then:
- Call your legislators
- Email your legislators
Nonprofit organizations in Illinois and/or MIECHV-funded Home Visiting Programs in Illinois:
- Invite your elected federal officials to visit your program so they can see firsthand the impact that MIECHV funding is making in your community. See our site visit resources for more information about this process.