Advocacy for public policies that benefit Oklahoma's children and their families is critically important. You can be a part of helping to make Oklahoma one of the best states for early care and education. Here are some helpful links to keep you informed of current legislation and advocacy tips:
Child Care Finders offers a variety of programs to assist employers/Community with work/family life issues including:
Provide free consultation for employees needing help finding child care
Suggest cost-efficient ways to address child care benefits for employees
Help create and support child care services
Provide on-site seminars for employees on balancing work and family, and finding quality child care
Recommend ideas for developing family friendly policies for employees
Assist with assessing employer, employee, and Community child care supply and determining unmet needs
Employee Tip Sheets - requires These tip sheets can help employees address their child care needs. They provide helpful hints for employees starting a child care search, provide suggestions on making an informed child care decision and offer tips on balancing work and family. The child care tip sheets work best as paycheck stuffers or messages, fliers or bulletin board items.
Employee Publication Inserts - requires Publication Inserts are best used as supplements to an employee newsletter or on the benefits section of your company's Intranet site. Use them to tell employees about available free assistance in locating child care.