Colorado’s Child Care Landscape Is Shrinking In The Coronavirus Pandemic

Colorado Public Radio: Colorado Matters | Jenny Brundin

“We have many, many communities that really don’t at all have enough providers to take care of the children who need care,” said Jennifer Stedron. “There’s not enough supply of providers and there’s definitely not enough qualified workers.”

In response to the COVID-19 EC Research Partnership’s recent publication of a data dashboard and a brief from its survey of 1,207 child care providers, Jenny Brundin of Colorado Public Radio interviewed Early Milestones’ executive director, Jennifer Stedron, about the state of Colorado’s child care industry. Jessica Driver of Little Sprouts Learning Center in Granby also joined the conversation.

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