High-quality child care is essential to enable parents to get and keep a job and to give children a good start in school and life. Yet, too many families cannot access or afford this care, and too many providers don’t make enough to get by.
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Petition Delivery Supporting the Child Care for Working Families Act
On March 6, 2018, advocates from the National Women’s Law Center and 16 child care and early learning organizations delivered more than 43,000 petitions to Congress in support of the Child Care for Working Families Act.Click Here
Senator Murray: Why I Introduced the Child Care for Working Families Act
As a mom and former preschool teacher, I understand how critical high-quality early learning can be for our children.Click Here
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce Champions Increased Public Investment in Child Care
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce is a social and economic engine of South Florida.Click Here
Child Care in Crisis: Connecticut’s Cautionary Tale
Connecticut’s is a cautionary tale; as an early adopter of new federal regulations, we are already seeing the impact of inadequate funding on our early childhood ecosystem.Click Here
For Some, Bring Your Child to Work Day Is Every Day
In a perfect world, child care is plentiful, affordable, and high-quality. In a perfect world, federal, state, and local governments fully support access to child care and child care providers are compassionate, well-paid, and highly qualified. Private industry would contribute too.Click Here