City of Atlanta and Fulton County Public Officials  

In addition to making the PAACT, here are more ways to support… 

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  • Use the “bully pulpit” to raise awareness and build support for early childhood issues. 

    • Opportunities to highlight the importance of early childhood success include public speeches to community members; town hall and city council meetings; business roundtables; newspaper editorials; television interviews; and special programs on cable TV and local access channels. 

 

  • Model best practices as an employer and implement family-friendly policies such as flexible time, child care supports, paid leave, etc. Examples include:  

    • Partner to offer on-site, high-quality and/or subsidized child care for employees.  

    • Provide flexibility for parents and caregivers to attend children’s well visits.  

    • Provide gap scholarships for essential service employees and families.