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Quality care is difficult to afford for working families as increases in the cost of child care outpace increases in family income.

Arlington, VA, November 4, 2013 - The cost of child care continues to rise while families struggle to afford quality care, according to a new report from Child Care Aware® of America.

Today, a number of forces are competing for the play time and physical activity so essential to children’s health. A fast-paced lifestyle, changes in family structure and increased attention to academics and enrichment activities all encroach on physical-play time.

Child Care Aware® of America’s recently released a research paper found that state policies related to the inspection of child care programs are lax in many states.

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