Welcome to Parent Voices

Welcome to Parent Voices

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If you want to be part of a movement that channels your love for your children into social change, then join Parent Voices!

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Welcome to Parent Voices

Parent Voices is a parent-led, parent-run grassroots organization fighting to make quality child care accessible and affordable for all families.  We have 15 chapters across California, all building momentum with the belief that it is the parents who must ignite and fuel the process of change. To strengthen our advocacy, we, as parents, conduct trainings on strategic organizing, leadership development, advocacy skills, and relevant issues; send out policy updates and calls to action; build relationships with local, state, and federal elected officials as well as coalition partners; convene local parents to build a support network as well as t...

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Press Release

Stand for Children Day May 4, 2016
16 Mar

Stand for Children Day May 4, 2016

Join Parent Voices for our 20th annual Stand for Children Day at the State Capitol in Sacramento on ...
Response to Legislative Women\’s Caucus Call for Reinvestments to Child Care
21 May

Response to Legislative Women\’s Caucus Call for Reinvestments to Child Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 21, 2014 Contact: Mary Ignatius (415-420-2349) Parent Voices issued t...
Stand for Children Day in the Capitol 2014
7 May

Stand for Children Day in the Capitol 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT   Mary Ignatius, Parent Voices Cell on site: 415-420-2349 Linda Asa...

State Budget Organizing

Winning More Child Care Funding

Overview of our SUCCESSFUL Campaign to Restore Stage 3 Child Care!


I am a proud mother of 3 young children from Marin County. I have been apart of Parent Voices since 2007 and since becoming involved in such...
Lauren Fried, Marin County Chapter
melody davis
My name is Melody Davis and I’m from Alameda County.  I’ve been part of Parent Voices from the beginning, in 1996.  I not only have my own c...
Melody Davis, Northern Alameda County Chapter
I am the proud mother of five year old Xavier and 2 year old Itzel.  I have been a member of the PV San Francisco since 2005 and I am on the...
Lourdes Alarcon, San Francisco County Chapter
Before I joined Parent Voices three years ago I never knew I had a voice or that my voice mattered.  Today I know better, I empowered by my ...
Beckie Moralez, Butte County Chapter
I have been a member of Parent Voices for three years.  I have two adult children, Shaughn and Ericka and two younger children, Jasmine and ...
Gina Jackson, Southern Alameda County Chapter
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