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Governor's Children's Initiative

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Office of Children's Initiatives 

Minutes after being sworn into office on January 14, Governor DeWine created his Children’s Initiative to coordinate and align the state’s children’s programming, advance policy and innovation in children’s programming from birth to Kindergarten, and provide support services for all children and their families.

The five elements of the Governor’s Children’s Initiative include:

  • Home Visiting
  • Foster Care Reform
  • Prevention Education
  • Wraparound Supports
  • Quality Child Care