➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Child Care Scarcity Has Very Real Consequences For Working Families (Includes audio)
National Public Radio – January 03, 2017
What happened to Walia’s family is rare. But it’s the deepest fear of parents who face severely limited child care choices. These experiences – from disruptive frustration to tragedy – leave many parents wondering why the supply of quality, licensed infant care in the U.S. does not meet the demand for it.
Related report: In Depth: The New America Care Report: https://www.newamerica.org/in-depth/care-report/introduction/
Also: How Politics Killed Universal Child Care In The 1970s: http://www.npr.org/2016/10/13/497850292/how-politics-killed-universal-childcare-in-the-1970s
Also: Information Gateway resource: Improving Child Care Services: https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/preventing/prevention-programs/earlychildhood/related/improving/