Speaking Up for Wyoming's Children

Samantha Hammontree (Judy Hagerott photo)
Samantha Hammontree (Judy Hagerott photo)

Parents are the best advocate for their children and Thursday night a brief, yet informative, meeting was held to begin the process of forming a parent panel in Sheridan to advocate for quality childcare in Wyoming.

Close to 27,000 children under the age of six are in need of quality childcare across Wyoming. Samantha Hammontree says the meeting was...

Hammontree, an AmeriCorp member with Child Care Finder says it's all about giving parents the tools and confidence to advocate for their child.

It is important for parents to act as the voices for their children, as Hammontree emphasizes.

Another meeting will be scheduled in two weeks to form a parent panel in Sheridan. For more information call Hammontree at 675-1943.

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