Women's Council Reports on Child Care

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Summary

The Smithsonian's Women's Council presents a report to the SI Executive Committee suggesting that an expert in child care program development be hired as the Institution's child care coordinator, to develop a summer education program for the children of staff, establish a referral service and information center through which employees could obtain help in finding emergency and long-term care for children, and "evaluate the need and possibilities for a year-round pre-school program for employees' children."

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Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Torch, 1/28/1974, p. 1

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

September, 1974

Topic

  • New Programs
  • Women's Council
  • Children

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