,Continuity of Care: Research-Based Rationale

Continuity of Care: Research-Based Rationale


Publication Date: August 2008

Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy

Author(s): Elizabeth Hoffmann; Rachel Schumacher

Research Area: Social conditions

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This rationale presents research on attachment relationships and stable care for babies. As part of the Charting Progress for Babies in Child Care project, this rationale supports the Policy Framework’s Recommendation #3: Support continuous relationships between providers and caregivers and the children they care for, from when they enter child care to age three.