12/05/2017, By Valley of the Sun United Way
Having a child watched by a friend or family member is the oldest form of child care. It allows children to spend great quality time with loved ones. But getting this care strictly outside of a formal program may mean they have less access to learning and development opportunities. Nearly 182,000 children in Maricopa County don’t attend a formal preschool program.
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