Child and Dependent Care

Background

Today’s caregivers are both women and men, and they are increasingly under the dual pressures of work and caregiving. Public and private practices must evolve to make work more compatible with caregiving.

Child and Dependent Care: Policy

Access to care

In this policy: FederalState

Federal and state governments should enact and strengthen policies to ensure workers have access to safe, high-quality, affordable care for children and other dependents in their care.