TWTF Childcare Workshop
September 28 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
The National Tradeswomen Taskforce is hosting a Childcare Workshop
Childcare Strategies that Work for Tradeswomen
September 28 2021 at 6:30pm Eastern / 3:30pm Pacific
-The Moore Community House Women in Construction Program in Mississippi, a unique combination of construction/manufacturing job training for women and child care assistance.
-Boston area “Care That Works” formed by a coalition of grassroots community groups and labor unions to offer a non-standard-hour child care pilot.
-Oregon’s child care assistance fund for apprentices paid for from Federal Highway and local workforce dollars.
Carol Burnett, Executive Director, Moore Community House, Mississippi
Ariane Hegewisch, Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Women’s Policy Research, DC
Elizabeth Skidmore, Business Representative / Organizer, North Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters
Jackie Whitt, LCSA Childcare Programs Lead, Labor’s Community Service Agency, Oregon