Free Childcare to Be Offered to 100,000 NYC Students
In order to help parents who will struggle as a result of hybrid learning this school year, NYC plans to create 100,000 free day care slots for NYC children.
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All parents who have expressed interest in the Learning Brides Program thus far will automatically enter the enrollment process. Otherwise, parents can apply via the city's website.
“So many parents though have said that they can’t make it work if they don’t get more childcare,” de Blasio told AMNY reporters. “We’ve been trying to find every way to create new childcare and to build it from scratch, honestly.”
A complete program for the daycare sites has not been created yet. Once it is released, we will update this article with the details. NYMetroParents continues to be your go-to source for the reopening of New York schools. Bookmark our schools reopening page, subscribe to our newsletter, and like us on Facebook for daily updates regarding reopening.