Childcare Costs ‘Stop Parents Going To Work’

Childcare Costs ‘Stop Parents Going To Work’

Politicians are accused of failing to tackle childcare costs as a study shows a quarter of parents cannot afford to work.

Politicians are accused of a 'lack of understanding' on childcare costs

Politicians are accused of a ‘lack of understanding’ on childcare costs

The spiralling cost of childcare is preventing parents from returning to work, with one in four saying they would like a job but cannot afford it, according to a study.

The cost of childcare has increased by 19% in the last year and the average hourly rate for hiring a nanny is now £9.80.

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