240. Mapping the Gap: Exploring Infant/Toddler Child Care Supply and the Impact of Inaccessibility of Child Care on the Economy
|Date:||Monday July 16, 2018|
|Time:||3:30 PM - 5:00 PM|
How does child care supply and demand differ for children age 0-3? We will explore trends in child care supply and demand for infants and toddlers, using mapping and analyses in five states. Discussion will focus on the impact of child care deserts on families of young children and local businesses, and the long-term outcomes for young children without access to high-quality, licensed child care.