In Maryland, 2,028 children under the age of three are enrolled in arly Head Start and 35 percent of 4-year-olds are enrolled in state-funded early learning programs. Additionally, the average annual cost of center-based infant care in the state is $13,055. Currently, the state is facing budget issues that could affect its efforts to establish voluntary, universal preschool. Besides public pre-kindergarten, Maryland also has early learning centers called Judy Centers which are located in Title 1 school districts. There are also many advocates in the state who would like to expand preschool to include all 4-year-olds, regardless of income.