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Underutilization of the Child Care Assistance Program: A case study of affordability challenges


In order to develop better understanding of affordability concerns expressed in the initial interview, six of the CCAP clients were called for follow-up in-depth interviews. Clients were asked several questions related to the expected costs of childcare, how those compared to actual costs, affordability of quality childcare learning centers, household budgeting, and expenses not accounted for when determining eligibility for the CCAP. (author abstract)

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United States

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