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Child care as a critical work support: How do variations in local community context, family work needs, and racial/ethnic differences shape access to child care assistance?

Date Added to Library: 
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 10:33
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Individual Author: 
López, Michael
Dobbins, Dionne
Hepburn, Peter
Sandstrom, Heather
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Place Published: 
Washington, DC
Published Date: 
05/31/2018
Published Date (Date): 
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Year: 
2018
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Abstract: 

Publicly funded child care represents a critical work support for families, and is a key mechanism for supporting low-income families with a path to economic self-sufficiency. This session looked at how variations in community context (such as the availability of care, responsiveness to nonstandard work hours, and the unique experiences of Latino immigrants) might affect child care access. Michael López (Abt Associates) moderated this session. The presenters used a variety of different methodologies in their research.

 

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