60% of parents surveyed by OnePoll and caregiver platform SitterCity said the mental load of parenting was "overwhelming." A little more than half of parents surveyed said they did not feel ready for the 2021-2022 school year and 45% of respondents said they had no idea where to look for childcare.
Touching on the 60% stat, Jada Rashawn, a nannying entrepreneur who is a consultant for Sittercity, said to HR Dive, "A lot of that has to do with the fact that parents still need childcare. But they also still need to provide for their family i.e. go to work. So where does that leave us?"
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