Maryland Child Care Choices Study: Child Care Decision-Making Process and Child Care Choices among Applicants for Temporary Cash Assistance

Research BriefEarly ChildhoodJul 1 2013

This Research Brief explores the child care decision-making processes among parents who recently applied for Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA) in Maryland. Key findings from this Brief address the sources of information parents use in learning about care arrangements, the duration and difficulty of their search process, and their priorities and child care choices.