CAHS is the fiscal agent for the following organizations:
The Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance
The Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance is a group of organizations and individuals committed to improving developmental outcomes in the areas of learning, health, safety and economic security for children ages birth to eight. The goal is for all children born in Connecticut to enter kindergarten healthy, eager to learn, and ready for school success.
CT Parent Power
CT Parent Power is a statewide parent-led and parent-driven organization that works to engage, empower and mobilize parents to act on children’s issues. Parents are uniting to build a powerful statewide network that provides accurate and important information on issues, training on how and when to take action, and connections with other people that are ready to act to make Connecticut a better place to raise our families.
The Connecticut Center for School Change
The Connecticut Center for School Change supports and facilitates efforts at comprehensive reform through grants, technical assistance, workshops, statewide conferences and seminars, research on public policy issues and partnerships with other agencies and institutions committed to systemic improvement.
National Parent Leadership Training Institute (NPLTI)
NPLTI teaches parents the tenets of democracy and their right to utilize the civic process for good child outcomes. Parents attend classes for half a year, learning the importance of public policy, outcome measures, how to speak publicly, define need, frame an agenda, analyze budgets, work together across class and race, anticipate challenges and create artful and coherent strategies. NPLTI graduates become change agents in their communities, states and at the national level.