Child Care Matters... to the Community, Families, Businesses
Where is All the Care?
November 11, 2021
Whether you have children or not, your life is negatively affected by the national child care shortage. Did you know nearly 3 million women have left the workforce since the pandemic began, with many forced to leave because of lack of childcare? If you don't have children, you may not have been aware there was a problem, but have you noticed all the signs at restaurants and other businesses of the altered hours or delays due to staffing shortages? The lack of childcare is one of the main culprits. Our economy is dependent on our workforce and when families can't find or afford childcare...