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Early Education & Care

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Funding History
Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY21 Gov$778,580,683$778,580,683
FY20$734,196,856$716,799,957
FY19$651,736,755$623,191,366
FY18$595,266,527$557,638,186
FY17$619,463,702$567,552,842
FY16$633,396,182$569,759,356
FY15$604,550,689$540,174,055
FY14$581,362,793$515,796,112
FY13$571,298,962$499,101,504
FY12$589,944,490$506,848,267
FY11$623,307,095$520,233,228
FY10$630,297,052$515,834,423
FY09$702,699,187$569,483,058
FY08$689,700,486$551,228,753
FY07$662,171,575$510,296,241
FY06$632,216,513$474,870,244
FY05$622,352,431$450,445,031
FY04$636,765,755$447,433,749
FY03$677,286,497$465,635,266
FY02$753,126,045$506,614,365
FY01$792,736,559$523,981,230
  • See Changes in Funding
Between and
Funding for Early Education & Care
6.5%

comparisons adjusted for inflation (cpi)

Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY21 Gov$778,580,683$778,580,683
FY20$734,196,856$716,799,957

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Active Line Items
  • All Line Items
FY18FY19FY20FY21 Gov
Dept. of Early Ed. and Care Administration$6,150,400$6,318,417$7,013,235$6,394,823
Quality Improvement$32,144,385$32,286,466$44,149,097$44,551,119
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$16,012,171$20,916,103$20,485,405$10,000,000
Sliding Fee Scale Reserve$0$0$0$10,000,000
Access Management (Child Care Resource and Referral Centers)$7,125,748$9,072,685$10,331,108$10,086,311
Children's Trust Fund$1,176,888$1,221,295$1,755,313$1,234,725
Supportive and TANF Childcare$233,175,916$242,471,720$290,495,085$350,928,901
Child Care Access$255,869,654$279,228,534$302,462,987$286,702,892
Grants to Head Start Programs$9,714,050$10,039,730$12,291,243$12,000,000
Commonwealth Preschool Partnership Initiative$213,496$5,229,026$5,121,351$5,000,000
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$2,668,695$2,614,513$2,560,676$2,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$15,319,041$15,582,497$15,812,839$15,454,727
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$172,817$880,456$165,822$185,185
Family Support and Engagement$14,455,787$14,371,455$14,382,803$14,042,000
Neighborhood Villages Pilot Program $0$0$1,024,270$0
EEC Provider Higher Education Opportunities$0$10,458,052$5,121,351$8,500,000
Reach Out and Read Program$1,067,478$1,045,805$1,024,270$1,000,000
FY18FY19FY20FY21 Gov
Early Education and Care Provider Rate Increase$0$0$0$0
Child Care Rate Reserve$0$0$0$0
Early Education and Care Assessment$0$0$0$0
Family Child Care Providers Reserve$0$0$0$0
Early Education Salary Reserve$0$0$0$0
Dept. of Early Ed. and Care Administration$6,150,400$6,318,417$7,013,235$6,394,823
Early Education and Care Office of Compliance Management$0$0$0$0
Quality Improvement$32,144,385$32,286,466$44,149,097$44,551,119
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$16,012,171$20,916,103$20,485,405$10,000,000
Sliding Fee Scale Reserve$0$0$0$10,000,000
Early Education and Care Assessment$0$0$0$0
Access Management (Child Care Resource and Referral Centers)$7,125,748$9,072,685$10,331,108$10,086,311
Grants to Community Partnership Councils$0$0$0$0
Children's Trust Fund$1,176,888$1,221,295$1,755,313$1,234,725
Pre-K Curriculum Grant$0$0$0$0
Supportive Child Care$0$0$0$0
Supportive and TANF Childcare$233,175,916$242,471,720$290,495,085$350,928,901
Community Partnerships for Children$0$0$0$0
Preschool Programs$0$0$0$0
Income Eligible Wait List$0$0$0$0
Child Care Program for Low-Income Families$0$0$0$0
TANF-Related Child Care$0$0$0$0
Child Care Access$255,869,654$279,228,534$302,462,987$286,702,892
Early Education Provider Quality Investments$0$0$0$0
Early Education Commission Consultant$0$0$0$0
Income Eligible Wait List$0$0$0$0
Infant and Toddler Initiative$0$0$0$0
Quality Efforts$0$0$0$0
Kindergarten Entry Assessment System$0$0$0$0
Grants to Head Start Programs$9,714,050$10,039,730$12,291,243$12,000,000
K1 Classroom Grant Program$0$0$0$0
Universal Pre-Kindergarten$0$0$0$0
Commonwealth Preschool Expansion Grants$0$0$0$0
Quality Program Supports$0$0$0$0
Commonwealth Preschool Partnership Initiative$213,496$5,229,026$5,121,351$5,000,000
Professional Development$0$0$0$0
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$2,668,695$2,614,513$2,560,676$2,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$15,319,041$15,582,497$15,812,839$15,454,727
Multi-Generational Anti-Poverty Pilot$0$0$0$0
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$172,817$880,456$165,822$185,185
Mass. Family Networks$0$0$0$0
Family Support and Engagement$14,455,787$14,371,455$14,382,803$14,042,000
Reading Proficiency by Grade 3$0$0$0$0
Neighborhood Villages Pilot Program $0$0$1,024,270$0
Parent-Child Home Program$0$0$0$0
EEC Provider Higher Education Opportunities$0$10,458,052$5,121,351$8,500,000
Reach Out and Read Program$1,067,478$1,045,805$1,024,270$1,000,000
Comprehensive Support Services$0$0$0$0
Office of Child Care Services Administration$0$0$0$0
Children's Trust Fund Administration$0$0$0$0
Field Operations and Licensing$0$0$0$0
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$0$0$0$0
Child Care Quality Improvements$0$0$0$0
Child Care Program for Low-Income Families$0$0$0$0
Regional Administration of Child Care Programs$0$0$0$0
Access to Jobs Initiative$0$0$0$0
Post-Transitional Child Care$0$0$0$0
Income Eligible Child Care Services$0$0$0$0
Teen Parent Child Care At Teen Living$0$0$0$0
Trial Court Day Care Services$0$0$0$0
Supportive Child Care$0$0$0$0
Informal Child Care Program$0$0$0$0
Quality Rating and Improvement System$0$0$0$0
Office of Early Education$0$0$0$0
Parent-Child Home Program$0$0$0$0
Head Start Program Grants$0$0$0$0
Board of Early Education and Care$0$0$0$0