childcare How childcare deserts impact working families By Rose Aguilar & Laura Wenus • Apr 25, 2018 Photo by Airman 1st Class Aubrey Robinson / via U.S. Air Force Listen Listening... / 52:59 On this edition of Your Call, we discuss childcare deserts. Working parents in the US often have a hard time finding childcare. What does that mean for careers and children's development? Your Call: The High Cost of Summer By Rose Aguilar & Andrew Stelzer • Jun 28, 2017 Photo by flickr user amira_a Listen Listening... / 53:00 The Wednesday June 28 broadcast of Your Call For many working families, summer isn’t a break at all--in fact, with school out, it can be the most difficult and expensive time of the year. Your Call: The case for quality universal child care By Rose Aguilar & Laura Flynn • Oct 26, 2016 Used under CC by Skokie Public Library / flickr Listen Listening... / 52:50 On the October 26th edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss the rising cost of child care. Inflection Point: Vivien Labaton, Ending the "Lady Tax" By Lauren Schiller • Sep 9, 2016 Courtesy of Vivian Labaton Vivien Labaton founded advocacy organization "Make It Work" to influence policies in support of paid family leave, equal pay and affordable childcare.