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Rebecca, a center-based provider/teacher from St. Albans, talks about her financial challenges in paying for child care. Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media . . .

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Three Roles
Three Roles

Barbara, a State Representative from Burlington, talks about her three interconnected roles as a mother, Representative, and LUND Director.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
How Much I Pay for Child Care
How Much I Pay for Child Care

Ellen, a parent from Burlington, discusses how expensive, necessary and important high quality child care is.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
It Needs to be Sustainable
It Needs to Be Sustainable

Sam, a Center-based Provider/Teacher from Stowe, emphasizes the need for a diverse workforce during the critical early years of children's lives.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
Operating Costs
Operating Costs

Cristina, a Child Care Center Director from Manchester Center, describes the complicated nature of running a Center.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
Middle Income Families Get Really Strapped
Middle Income Families Get Really Strapped

Heather, a Home-based Provider/Owner from Shelburne, discusses the difficult choices parents have to make due to the lack of affordable, quality child care.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
We Struggle
We Struggle

Marianna, a parent from Marshfield, talks about her family's struggles to make ends meet.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
It's Everyone's Responsibility
It's Everyone's Responsibility

Hope, a Foundation Program Director from Barnet, describes the big gap in what child care costs and what families can afford to pay.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
High Costs of Child Care
High Costs of Child Care

Angela, a Home-based Provider/Owner from Highgate, describes the tensions that parents and providers face with affording child care.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
I Make Less Than What It Costs
I Make Less Than What It Costs

Renee, a Child Care Center Director from St. Albans, discusses the impact of working in a low-paying field.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
A Lower Paying Salary
A Lower-Paying Salary

Shayla, a Center-based Provider/Teacher from Barre, discusses the rewards and challenges of working in the child care field.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

Monday, December 14, 2015
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