February 10, 2021

Essential Care for Essential Workers Executive Brief

Essential Care for Essential Workers


Successfully addressing childcare challenges doesn't happen without the C-suite.
Industries with frontline workers could see immediate benefits by providing quality childcare support.

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated a challenge that was becoming increasingly more difficult even before the public health crisis—finding affordable, quality childcare for working parents throughout the country. Since the beginning of the pandemic, hundreds of employers have reached out to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation seeking solutions to support working parents in essentials roles.

This executive briefing is a roadmap for senior leaders to understand what options are available to address childcare needs for frontline working parents, primarily working shifts during non-traditional hours. It also includes information about what to expect on the journey and how to put strategies into action for their business.

Read the Executive Briefing