Resources for Policymakers


Start Strong PA Fact Sheet

Start Strong PA is guided by brain research that demonstrates the critical development children experience before age three. Our fact sheet contains an overview of the actions we must take to support all young children reaching their full potential.

Start Strong PA fact sheet (PDF).

Child Care in the National Economy

Being aware of the many economic benefits to investing in child care, the Committee for Economic Development provides some remarkable statistics. Their fact sheet and infographic on the national economy provide data regarding the positive economic impact of high-quality child care.

National Economy fact sheet (PDF).

National Economy infographic (PDF).


Start Strong PA and our campaign partners produce compelling research and reports to demonstrate the need and impact of high-quality early learning for infants and toddlers.

Start Strong PA Research page.

Child Care in the State Economy

Investing in high-quality child care has economic benefits for each state as well. To learn more, view the fact sheet, infographic, and talking points focusing on Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Economy fact sheet (PDF).

Pennsylvania Economy infographic (PDF).

Pennsylvania Economy talking points (PDF).



See the videos of providers below to learn about the valuable work they do each day with children and families.