On February 13, 2023, Dr. Elizabeth Isakson, Docs for Tots Executive Director, testified at the Joint Legislative Budget Hearing on Human Services, seeking renewed state support for the expansion of Help Me Grow in New York State.
As a primary prevention tool Help Me Grow is a nationally recognized, evidenced-based model that improves outcomes and reduces disparities in early developmental health. Docs for Tots is the organizing entity for Help Me Grow Long Island and is coordinating the expansion Help Me Grow in existing and potential new Help Me Grow systems in New York State.
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Investing in quality early learning programs is the most efficient way to affect school and life success and to reduce social expenditures later.
Docs for Tots works to ensure children’s healthy development and future success. We bring together children’s doctors and communities to promote practices, policies and investments in children from prenatal to age five.