PARENTS

VIDEO: Rising Childcare Costs Prevent Parents From Working

13/01/2014 17:38 | Updated 20 May 2015

Cost of childcare Study: Childcare Costs Soar 19 over the past year, according to research reported in the <a href=Observer.

Cost of childcareWatch the video above to hear Ellen Broome from the Family and Childcare Trust comment on these shocking statistics and explain why spiraling childcare costs are pricing many parents out of their jobs.

Below, hear stay-at-home mum Kirsty Baldock discuss why she considered returning to work but decided it wasn't worth it, as paying for childcare for her daughter would use up almost all of her earnings.

More on Parentdish

More:

Mums
Suggest a correction