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Make Childcare Work: Three steps to improving childcare support in Universal Credit

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Save the Children UK

Investing in the childcare support offered through Universal Credit is a critical way to remove the barriers holding parents and children back. It has real potential to increase parental employment by targeting support for those most likely to be out of work or working low hours. Yet its current design significantly limits this potential for parents. Save the Children calls for 3 steps to be taken to improve childcare support.

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