Jacy Montoya Price, Advocacy Manager, Colorado
Children's Campaign, and Christina Walker, Policy and Advocacy Manager,
Clayton Early Learning, came to the table to begin their presentation.
They distributed a copy of their presentation to the commmission
members [Attachment A]. Ms. Montoya Price spoke about the Prenatal,
Infant, and Toddler Coalition (coalition), which she explained is made
up of a diverse group of stakeholders from across Colorado. She talked
about the coalition's steering committee members, and stated that the coallition
is focused on: increasing the quality of and access to infant and toddler
care, home visiting programs, and medical and mental health screeing and
referrals, as well as creating paid family leave policies, improving infant
and maternal mental health, and nutrition and obesity prevention.