child-care deserts

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Child care in Kentucky is at risk of collapse as federal pandemic funding runs out

BY: - June 26, 2023

High quality, affordable child care is essential for kids to learn, parents to work and the economy to prosper. But for years, families have struggled to find and afford care, which can cost more than college tuition, even as the industry’s largely female workforce subsists on extremely low wages. Recent influxes of federal pandemic funding […]