Lost in the Maze: Reforming New York City’s Fragmented Child Care Subsidy System

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This report offers a brief history of the New York City child care subsidy system documents the problems that have arisen because multiple agencies are charged with providing child care services; examines the barriers standing in the way of creating a better system; and describes how to bring to fruition a seamless child care delivery system.

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(Feb. 2004) (unpublished manuscript) (on file with the Welfare Law Center).