CHICAGO --(ENEWSPF)--November 5, 2015. An anonymous survey of 100 child care providers in 33 municipalities conducted in recent weeks shows that parents are being denied child care at a rate that could be well beyond current estimates as a result of rules changes instituted unilaterally by the Rauner administration July 1st.
The survey was conducted by Child Care Advocates United, a nonprofit that represents more than 400 providers. It found that almost 2500 Illinois families had been denied coverage since the rules went into effect. Given that these providers represent only 2.7 percent of . . .