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Promoting Sustainability of Child Care Programs during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Considerations for States in Allocating Financial Resources

This issue brief provides background information about the structures of child care costs and revenues and shows how the pandemic has affected the financial picture of providers. The paper also describes implementation issues for allocating financial resources to stabilize child care programs and the workforce. This resource supports the COVID-19 response.

Related Topics: 
Subsidy, Eligibility, and Equal Access
Systems Building
Family child care programs
Capacity building
City/state systems work
Early childhood/school-age continuum systems work
Program Design and Management
Andrew Burwick, Elizabeth Davis, Lynn Karoly, Theresa Schulte, and Kathryn Tout
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23 pages
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