CSC Advocacy Priorities for 2018 

As part of its mission to expand and improve services to Missouri’s children and their families, the Children’s Services Coalition promotes community access to educational resources related to public policies that affect the welfare of children.. We invite you to learn more about current issues and legislation by using these resources.

PDF version available for printing here: CSC Advocacy Priorities for 2018

Missouri and Federal legislation updates 
For Missouri: www.senate.mo.gov/BTSSearch/Default.aspx
For Federal Legislation: https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/browse

For up-to- date information about legislative action and public policy concerning key issues involving education in Missouri, visit EducationPlus

Funding and Budgetary Concerns 
For up-to- date information about legislative action and public policy concerning funding for services supporting children and families, visit The Missouri Budget Project
You may also use this link to sign up to receive a newsletter with regular updates.

Health Care 
For up-to- date information and resources from 130 nonpartisan statewide organizations, including CSC, that have endorsed the principle that every Missourian deserves access to quality, affordable health care no matter where they live or how much money they make, visit Missouri Health Care For All

CSC Legislative Champions 

We are also pleased to introduce our “Legislative Champions,” CSC members who are recognized leaders in children, youth and family concerns. A CSC “Champion” is able to provide current information and valuable perspective about current legislative actions. 

Childcare Issues  – Robin Philips/Child Care Aware of Missouri
robin@childcareaware.org – 314-754-1605

Medicaid Issues  – Jeremy Milarsky/Missouri Coalition of Children’s Agencies
jeremy@e-mcca.org – 573-529-4543

Minority Business/Women-Owned Business Issues  – Karen Nolte/Family Forward
karen.nolte@familyforwardmo.org – 314-968-2350 x232

Social Service and Mental Health Issues  – Kevin Drollinger/Provident
kdrollinger@providentstl.org – 314-802-2619

Tax Issues  – Tamara Kenny/Catholic Charities
tkenny@ccstl.org – 314-256-5948