Missouri

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Parent Leaders: Shelley and Steve Blecha, Jennifer Wright and Hannah Pratt are just a few of the parent leaders in Missouri. Each has a unique and in some cases, tragic story to tell. They are all brave advocates for improving the quality of child care in Missouri and across the United States.

Governor: Jay Nixon (R)

2013 Legislative Session Dates: January 9- May 30, 2013

Licensing Information: Department of Social Services

Additional State Resources:

We Can Do Better: Child care center licensing and oversight in Missouri ranked 46th in a ranking of all states, including the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense. 

Leaving Children to ChanceFamily child care home licensing and oversight in Missouri ranked 24th in a ranking of all states, including the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense. 

Missouri's State Fact Sheet

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