In general, even the most generous vouchers cover less than 75 percent of the market price for childcare.
In France, parents pay for their childcare on a sliding scale based on their income—the rest is subsidized by the government.
The specifics of the bargaining will take a back seat to childcare complexity.
In 31 states, childcare has a higher price tag than a college education.
The childcare vouchers were slashed or frozen in the economic downturn, leaving many families worse off.
The companies were not required to provide benefits, but the state helped the workers with childcare, among other things.
Coming to the center gives her a measure of relief from long days filled with childcare and housework.
On the other hand, if you don't need to sleep, a lot of the burden of childcare becomes less onerous.
The state of childcare in this nation goes from inadequate to deplorable, even as compared to the child care centers of the 1940s.
She struggled to find balance between work and childcare and taught me to read early so I could keep myself occupied.