RESOURCES ON CHILD CARE AND POVERTY

How the Child Care Crisis Will Distort the Economy for a Generation,” Zack Stanton, Politico Magazine, July 2020

Child Care in Peril: How COVID-19 Is Pushing this Essential Sector to the Brink of Collapse,” testimony by Hannah Matthews of the Center for Law and Social Policy before the U.S. House of Representatives Education and Labor Committee, May 2020

Bipartisan Policy Center, nationwide surveys on child care issues, including “The Impact of Child Care Costs on Parents” (October 2019) and “Child Care in the Time of Coronavirus” (April 2020)

U.S. Census Bureau, information collected on child care through the Survey of Income and Program Participation

Office of Child Care, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, data and funding statistics on child care programs including research and evaluation grants on the Child Care Development Block Grant

Child Care is Key to Our Economic Recovery,” National Women’s Law Center and Center for Law and Social Policy, April 2020

Early Progress: State Child Care Assistance Policies 2019,” National Women’s Law Center, October 2019

Undervalued: A Brief History of Women’s Care Work and Child Care Policy in the United States,” National Women’s Law Center, 2017

An Anti-Racist Approach to Supporting Child Care Through COVID-19 and Beyond,” Center for Law and Social Policy, July 2020

Child Care Assistance Spending and Participation in 2018,” including an analysis of 50-state spending figures, Center for Law and Social Policy, September 2020

First Five Years Fund, resources, including poll results and state child care fact sheets