Publications
A Better Beginning: Easing the cost of childcare

This report by the Social Market Foundation, funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation. proposes the introduction of the National Childcare Contribution Scheme - to help parents manage the high costs of childcare over a number of years, with the aim of making formal childcare a modern, mature public service which is affordable for all families, high in quality and flexible to the needs of parents.