This fact sheet shows that the cost of child care in California is prohibitively high for families with children of all ages, and that across all age groups, only a small share of eligible children are enrolled in a subsidized child care program.

Resource Type: Fact Sheet

Priority Area: Early Learning - Quality & Affordable Child Care

Counties: All Counties

Source: California Budget and Policy Center

Attribution: California Budget and Policy Center, Child Care & Preschool, February 2019, Kristin Schumacher, Senior Policy Analyst