Afterschool Care

Introduction

Compiled by Sandee Tisdale

Topic Page Advisor:
Anita Garey, Ph.D.

Afterschool care can offer significant benefits to parents, children, and employers. However, there is a mismatch between parents’ work schedules and their children’s schedules for school. Some children have no quality care options after school and everyone suffers – the children, their parents, and their parents’ workplaces.

Updated: July 2009