When the cost of child care continues to climb, families, especially low-income families, are often left with few options. When this happens, it affects many other parts of our community, including work force and mental health. This year, in order to give some relief, the legislature passed the Child Care Stabilization Grant Program, meant to help families with young children access child care and programs designed to prepare them to begin school.
Guest: Rep. Maria Isa Perez-Vega
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We discuss race, identity, social justice and culture in a region grappling with demographic changes