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Citing low enrollment, NYC will close 23 child care centers for ‘essential’ workers

03.27.2020 | Chalkbeat NY | Advocates have called on the city to offer care to a broader range of students, especially those who are experiencing homelessness, and continued to do so Friday.

“We continue to urge the city to deliver on its promise to support ‘our most vulnerable student populations’ during this difficult time by offering the empty REC seats to students who are homeless who need a safe learning environment,” said Randi Levine, policy director for Advocates for Children New York, in a statement. Read article