ERIC Number: ED389409
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Child Care Assistance Keeps Minnesota Working.
Minnesota Kids Count, Spr 1995
This newsletter issue focuses on the basic sliding fee child care program, outlining the need for child care assistance, explaining how the program costs less than public assistance, examining the effects on families waiting for the program, providing an overview of how the program currently works with a county-by-county analysis (a 2-page chart accompanies this section), and offering recommendations for policymakers, citizens, employers, child advocates, and other citizens. Vignettes of individual family experiences highlight the individual articles. (AP)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Child Health, Child Support, Child Welfare, Day Care, Day Care Centers, Family Income, Financial Support, Low Income Counties, State Aid
Congregations Concerned for Children, 122 West Franklin, Suite 218, Minneapolis, MN 55404.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Greenwich, CT.
Authoring Institution: Kids Count Minnesota, Minneapolis.