This new infographic lays out age eligibility, funding streams, and administering agencies for the range of publicly funded early childhood programs in Illinois.
Explore new data visualizations and maps created by the IECAM team to help you understand the early childhood landscape in Illinois.
This map shows early care and education services sites for the state of Illinois based on the most recent data available.
What Can the Data Really Tell us About the Number of Young Children Experiencing Homelessness in Illinois?
Access to accurate data on the number of young children and families experiencing homelessness in Illinois is a critical first step in crafting effective policies to address the problem.
A two-step guide to finding the data you need to communicate early childhood-related community needs in your area.
Research has consistently shown that poverty has a significant and lasting impact on a child’s development. Here's a list of data and resources found on IECAM related to early childhood and poverty.