The Economic Impact of the Child Care Industry in Solano County
Publication Date: January 2003
Publisher(s): Insight Center for Community Economic Development
Keywords: development; economic; solano
This report is a tool to begin bridging the gap between economic development planning and the needs of working families and children. The report demonstrates that child care is vital to Solano County's economy. It lays the groundwork for a strong future economic well being by preparing today's children for success in school and work, and attracting business to the county.
The report demonstrates that child care is a critical component of any comprehensive plan for sustained economic development, and shows that businesses in particular have a vested interested in ensuring that there is a high-quality and affordable local child care system.