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Caregiving should be treated as a public good, not a private obligation

I am a single mother by choice. A year into my new dream job at a major university in New York City, I decided to start a family.

Evoke
February 26, 2021

Resolving Childcare Challenges During COVID-19

An industry essential to the economic health of the state, childcare still needs assistance amid pandemic fallout.

New Jersey Business Magazine
February 25, 2021

The Numbers Don’t Tell the Whole Story

Unemployment statistics can’t capture the full extent of what women have lost.

The Cut
February 1, 2021

The End of the End of Men

It’s now painfully obvious that the mass entry of women into the workforce was rigged from the beginning.

The Cut
February 1, 2021

The Economic Recovery Has a Child-Care Problem

The pandemic is crippling America’s already fragile child-care system.

Bloomberg
January 29, 2021

NJ Human Services Extends COVID-19 Child Care Assistance Programs Through February; Increases Investment in Child Care Subsidy Program

New Jersey Human Services today announced the state will be extending several COVID-19-related child care assistance programs through the end of February as part of the Department’s continued effort to support families and child care providers impacted by the pandemic.

Insider NJ
January 28, 2021

Governor’s State of the State Address as Prepared for Delivery

Governor Phil Murphy presents his state of the state address, for later broadcast, at the Trenton War Memorial in Trenton, N.J. January, 10, 2021.

New Jersey Business
January 12, 2021

Roundtable: Child care as a key to NJ’s economic recovery

Reimagining child care in New Jersey, funding and access.

NJ Spotlight News
December 22, 2020

Kids were doing better in NJ … but then, pandemic hit, reports say

Economic conditions were improving for New Jersey children through 2019, but the pandemic is likely to limit or wipe out progress moving forward, according to a pair of reports released Monday.

New Jersey 101.5
December 14, 2020

19%

NJ adults (with children) afraid they won’t make next rent or mortgage payment.

NJ Spotlight News
December 14, 2020

Our First Lady and the United Way: Working parents need quality, affordable child care | Opinion

A recent study by the Center For American Progress estimates that 54% of New Jersey’s child care supply may be lost due to the pandemic.

NJ.com
December 11, 2020

NJ Child Care Centers Imperiled by COVID-19 Costs

COVID-19 safety measures and class size limits and low state subsidies have put New Jersey child care providers in financial peril.

New Jersey Business
October 19, 2020

ACNJ: Budget Resolution Aims to Expand Child Care for Infants and Toddlers

Advocates for Children New Jersey (ACNJ) has partnered with Senator Joseph Vitale (D-19) and Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez (D-19) in the introduction of a budget resolution aimed at addressing child care deserts and the inaccessibility of high-quality infant/toddler care in New Jersey.

Insider NJ
September 12, 2020

Our fragile child care ‘system’ may be about to shatter

Child care programs across the country are ‘afraid to stay open and afraid to close,’ caught between fear of the coronavirus and fear of financial ruin

The Hechinger Report
April 5, 2020