The Lesbian and Gay Child Care
Task Force Report on Quality Child Care

There are links at the bottom of each page, so you can go from one to another.
Cover Page
Author, Research Team, Funding and Acknowledgments

I ~ The Lesbian and Gay Child Care Task Force Needs Assessment
Introduction and Purpose
Hopes and Beliefs
Methodology-Appreciative Inquiry

II ~ Stories
The Power of Stories
Selected Parent and Child Care Provider Stories
Core Themes

III ~ Imagine A World
Imagine A World . . . What Would It Look Like?
Provocative Propositions
Personal Steps
Next Step Initiatives
Conclusion-A Call to Action

Appendices, Resources and Bibliography
Appendix A. Participant Agreement
Appendix B. Confidential Information Form
Appendix C. Interview Questions-Parents
Appendix D. Interview Questions-Providers

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