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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$817,708,981$808,999,957
FY19$639,869,581$623,191,366
FY18$584,441,639$557,638,186
FY17$608,174,724$567,552,842
FY16$621,892,939$569,759,356
FY15$593,499,577$540,174,055
FY14$570,770,040$515,796,112
FY13$560,889,578$499,101,504
FY12$579,195,373$506,848,267
FY11$611,950,093$520,233,228
FY10$618,812,690$515,834,423
FY09$689,895,617$569,483,058
FY08$677,133,760$551,228,753
FY07$650,106,441$510,296,241
FY06$620,697,177$474,870,244
FY05$611,012,824$450,445,031
FY04$625,163,530$447,433,749
FY03$664,945,961$465,635,266
FY02$739,403,670$506,614,365
FY01$778,292,459$523,981,230
  • See Changes in Funding
Between and
Funding for Early Education & Care
20.8%

comparisons adjusted for inflation (cpi)

Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY21 Gov$778,580,683$778,580,683
FY20$817,708,981$808,999,957

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Active Line Items
  • All Line Items
FY18FY19FY20FY21 Gov
Dept. of Early Ed. and Care Administration$6,038,555$6,203,368$6,920,765$6,394,823
Quality Improvement$31,559,841$31,698,577$43,566,989$44,551,119
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$15,720,990$20,535,252$20,215,303$10,000,000
Sliding Fee Scale Reserve$0$0$0$10,000,000
Access Management (Child Care Resource and Referral Centers)$6,996,167$8,907,485$10,194,892$10,086,311
Childrens Trust Fund$1,155,487$1,199,057$1,732,170$1,234,725
Supportive and TANF Childcare$228,935,626$238,056,664$332,755,784$350,928,901
Child Care Access$251,216,679$274,144,191$344,565,889$286,702,892
Grants to Head Start Programs$9,537,401$9,856,921$12,129,182$12,000,000
Commonwealth Preschool Partnership Initiative$209,613$5,133,813$5,053,826$5,000,000
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$2,620,165$2,566,906$2,526,913$2,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$15,040,465$15,298,763$15,604,346$15,454,727
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$169,675$864,424$163,636$185,185
Family Support and Engagement$14,192,909$14,109,772$14,193,165$14,042,000
Neighborhood Villages Pilot Program $0$0$1,010,765$0
EEC Provider Higher Education Opportunities$0$10,267,626$5,053,826$8,500,000
Reach Out and Read Program$1,048,066$1,026,763$1,010,765$1,000,000
Early Education Public-Private Trust$0$0$1,010,765$0
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$6,038,555$6,203,368$6,920,765$6,394,823
Early Education and Care Office of Compliance Management$0$0$0$0
Quality Improvement$31,559,841$31,698,577$43,566,989$44,551,119
Center-Based Child Care Rate Increase$15,720,990$20,535,252$20,215,303$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)$6,996,167$8,907,485$10,194,892$10,086,311
Grants to Community Partnership Councils$0$0$0$0
Childrens Trust Fund$1,155,487$1,199,057$1,732,170$1,234,725
Pre-K Curriculum Grant$0$0$0$0
Supportive Child Care$0$0$0$0
Supportive and TANF Childcare$228,935,626$238,056,664$332,755,784$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$251,216,679$274,144,191$344,565,889$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$9,537,401$9,856,921$12,129,182$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$209,613$5,133,813$5,053,826$5,000,000
Professional Development$0$0$0$0
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation$2,620,165$2,566,906$2,526,913$2,500,000
Healthy Families Home Visiting Program$15,040,465$15,298,763$15,604,346$15,454,727
Multi-Generational Anti-Poverty Pilot$0$0$0$0
EEC Contingency Contract Retained Revenue$169,675$864,424$163,636$185,185
Mass. Family Networks$0$0$0$0
Family Support and Engagement$14,192,909$14,109,772$14,193,165$14,042,000
Reading Proficiency by Grade 3$0$0$0$0
Neighborhood Villages Pilot Program $0$0$1,010,765$0
Parent-Child Home Program$0$0$0$0
EEC Provider Higher Education Opportunities$0$10,267,626$5,053,826$8,500,000
Reach Out and Read Program$1,048,066$1,026,763$1,010,765$1,000,000
Comprehensive Support Services$0$0$0$0
Office of Child Care Services Administration$0$0$0$0
Childrens 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
Early Education Public-Private Trust$0$0$1,010,765$0