Child Care

The Childcare Gap is Widening

The Childcare Gap is Widening

Alissa Quart

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with TIME with additional support from Capital & Main. Middle class and rural parents are on the receiving end of an emerging type of system that could be called daycare inequality.

 

The Urgent State of Childcare

The Urgent State of Childcare

Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman

PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with Feature Shoot. This apocalyptic photo series explores the bleak, desperate circumstances that many American children face.

The Rise of Extreme Daycare

The Rise of Extreme Daycare

Alissa Quart

FEATURE | PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with Pacific Standard. Photography by Alice Proujansky supported by EHRP. More Americans are working late-night and early-morning hours. Who's looking after their kids?

Who Takes Care of the Nanny’s Kids?

Who Takes Care of the Nanny’s Kids?

Alissa Quart

FEATURE | PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with The Nation with support from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. Photography by Alice Proujansky supported by EHRP. When only US wages can support families in the Global South, parents and children divide to survive.

Crushed by the Cost of Child Care

Crushed by the Cost of Child Care

Alice Proujansky

NEWS | ANALYSIS | PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with The New York Times. Increasingly, even middle- and upper-class parents are finding that day care is nearly impossible to afford.