Flexible childcare, what do parents really want?

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Wed 27 July 2016

10 mins

Jennifer Baxter is a researcher at the Australian Institute of Family Studies, she’s looked into what shift workers like nurses and policemen really want from childcare. 

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