Childcare Deserts

It seems the Coivid -19 pandemic has created more than what we bargained for.

Take for instance the childcare crises.

Spiking inflation, staffing shortages, and increasing childcare costs is making for bigger childcare expenses for working families.

Growing waiting lists and childcare workers employees going to other competitive companies is making the service scarce.

Amarillo’s Opportunity school is feeling a brunt of the pressure, especially when it comes to finding staff and the overall costs of operating.

Childcare is available in all of the Panhandle’s 26 counties and for a full list of them go online to wspanhandle dot com