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Maryland Child Care Choices study: Child care decision-making process and child care choices among applicants for Temporary Cash Assistance

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Rothenberg, Laura; Goldhagen, Samantha; Harbin, Vanessa; Forry, Nicole D.;
Date Issued: July, 2013
Publisher(s): Child Trends; Maryland. State Department of Education; University of Minnesota; Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
Description: Findings from a longitudinal study of the child care decision-making processes of low income families in Maryland that examine parental sources of information, the length and difficulty of the search process, child care priorities, and the arrangements chosen, based on a survey of parents applying for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) with at least one child 6 or younger
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Funder(s): United States. Administration for Children and Families. Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Source: (Publication No. 2013-28). Bethesda, MD: Child Trends. Retrieved August 5, 2013, from
Topics: Parents & Families > Selection Of Child Care & Early Education Arrangements

Parents & Families > Parent/Family Characteristics > Socioeconomic Status
Country: United States
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