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The Oregon Department of Humans
Services is required by federal regulations to conduct a
market rate survey every other year. The purpose of the
survey is to determine the rate levels at which 75% of child
care slots in the market can be purchased. Federal intent is
that subsidy rates be set at levels that give participating
families access to adequate child care.
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The study was completed by the Oregon State University
Family Policy Program.
Oregon Employment Department - Child Care Division: The
Child Care Division was established within the Oregon
Employment Department in 1993 to highlight the importance of
child care in developing and maintaining a diverse,
multi-skilled workforce. The division supports families by
promoting a statewide child care system that promotes safe,
high quality, affordable, and accessible child care.
Oregon Child Care Resource & Referral
The Oregon Child Care Resource
and Referral Network (OCCRRN) is a statewide network of 17
community based child care resource and referral agencies
that work to improve the quality, accessibility, and
affordability of child care for all Oregon families.
Oregon Child Care Research Partnership:
The Oregon Child Care
Research Partnership brings together state child care
agencies, child care resource and referral, child care
practitioners, and university-based researchers to define,
create, and disseminate research on child care dynamics to
decision-makers. The partnership engages parents as research
and policy advisors.
Oregon State University - College of Health & Human
Services: Child Care Publications