Belknap Co. needs higher investment in our kid’s futures

Thank you for publishing the article “Child care crunch: Parents, we have a problem” on February 26.

The article illustrates a problem many of us know too well, child care is increasingly unattainable for families who need it the most. From the high cost to the scarcity of licensed programs, working families with young children face significant barriers to accessing child care. We also know that when a child misses out on early learning, they begin public school at a disadvantage, and many never catch up to their peers.

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