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Public Policy Issue Forum on Child Care

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Name: Public Policy Issue Forum on Child Care
Date: February 16, 2023
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Due to weather this event has been moved to fully virtual.

The Public Policy Issue Forum on Child Care will feature a panel discussion on the investments and policies that increase child care options for Iowa families and stabilize the child care workforce. 

The Greater Des Moines Partnership will hold a series of public policy forums throughout 2023 to explore issues impacting DSM. Each forum will include a conversation with experts who will provide insights surrounding the policy implications of that priority issue.

Final panelists confirmed:
  • Alex Glenn, Generation Next 
  • Sheri Penney, Iowa Women's Foundation 
  • Chris Sackett, BrownWinick Law Firm 
  • Teree Caldwell-Johnson, Oakridge Neighborhood Association, Moderator 
Upcoming Public Policy Issue Forums
Workforce Readiness: Thursday, April 20 at 12 p.m.
Placemaking: Thursday, June 15 at 12 p.m.
Rural Development: Thursday, Aug. 17 at 12 p.m.
Health Care: Thursday, Oct. 19 at 12 p.m.
Iowa Caucuses: Thursday, Dec. 14 at 12 p.m.
Zoom information will be sent to registrants via email. 
Date/Time Information:
12  1 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16
Contact Information:
Ryan Moon
No fee to attend