Childcare sector on 'brink of collapse' as quarter of providers fear closure

Fiona Simpson
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

One in four childcare providers fear permanent closure due to the coronavirus lockdown leaving the sector “on the brink of collapse”, a major new survey shows.

Almost half of providers say they will be forced to make staff redundant. Picture: Adobe Stock
Almost half of providers say they will be forced to make staff redundant. Picture: Adobe Stock

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