On March 21st, the federal government released yet another budget that offers no solutions to the child care crisis in Canada. Rather, it perpetuates the current fragmented patchwork with its critical shortage of spaces, unaffordable fees and inconsistent quality.
Too many families are struggling to find decent child care and scrambling to piece together care they can afford. It doesn’t have to be this way. It’s time to Re-think child care – it’s time to put child care back on the federal agenda.