"In April, 2,107 children received child care subsidies in New Hanover County. Although another 364 were on a virtual waiting list, the time-limited vouchers allowed the county to provide child care for all of them, too, McNamee said. In the current fiscal year, the county will provide more than $8 million in child care subsidies, she said."
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River Valley Resources, INC. Provides employment assistance to at-risk youth and young adults. Helps clients achieve self-sufficiency through education, training, and employment assistance. Participants have the opportunity to earn vouchers to help with expenses that could stand in the way of career success, including transportation, child care, work clothing, and rent.
This morning, the government announced a new childcare initiative intended to support working parents. The Tax-Free Childcare scheme, which will replace the current system of Childcare Vouchers, will allow parents to claim £1,200 per child, per year, towards the cost of childcare, from 2015. What do you make of it?