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Childcare In the Upper Valley: Challenges, Successes, and the Way Forward
Upper Valley employers and families both name access to high-quality, affordable childcare as one of the key barriers to prosperity in our region, especially for low- and moderate-income families. How can we increase childcare access and affordability in the Upper Valley so our families and workplaces can thrive?
Session 1: Impact on the Local Labor Market
Wed | Nov 3 | 8-9:30 am
A free, public, two-part virtual symposium for employers, policymakers, providers, parents, and others. Learn why the childcare crisis is so complex, look at what the data is telling us, and hear what the NH and VT state governments are and aren’t doing. Hosted by Vital Communities in partnership with the Corporate Council, Municipal Leaders, the Early Care and Education Association of the Upper Valley, Dartmouth-Hitchcock, and the Couch Family Foundation.