Local communities throughout the state of Georgia are better off when families have affordable child care that meets their needs and fosters strong child development. However, the costs for licensed child care are too high for the typical family. Child care providers often struggle to pay their teachers a decent wage because of low state reimbursements. Georgia’s leaders can take full advantage of the substantial resources available to enact bold solutions that create a bridge to economic opportunity for working families and quality care for children.
Find your county’s child care cost fact sheet below: