Solving the US Childcare Crisis once and for all?

  • The pandemic has amplified our country’s already-existing childcare crisis.
  • With parents making up 41% of the workforce, a lack of childcare is affecting the labor market and decreasing economic output.
  • Public companies and policymakers must come together to build a universal, well-oiled plan that includes public-private cost-sharing, compensation for unpaid caregiving labor, and higher pay for qualified care providers.
  • Kasey Edwards is founder and CEO of back-up childcare platform Helpr.
  • This is an opinion column. The thoughts expressed are those of the author…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

I accept that my given data and my IP address is sent to a server in the USA only for the purpose of spam prevention through the Akismet program.More information on Akismet and GDPR.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.