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National Day of Action for Early Learning and Child Care

Join us September 14, 2021 in a National Day of Action for affordable, quality, accessible, inclusive child care for all.   At 1:00 PM ET, join a Canada-wide bilingual on-line event about what is at stake for early learning and child care in the 2021 federal election....

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Election 2021: Party platforms

Four federal parties are fielding candidates across Canada. We have studied their platforms and analysed their announcements. So far, this is where they stand on early learning and child care. Liberals In its 2021 federal budget, the Liberal federal government...

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Newfoundland and Labrador Public Consultations

On July 28, the Governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador announced a child care funding agreement that has the potential of  transforming early learning and child care in the province. Through this agreement, Newfoundland and Labrador will receive more than...

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Childcare calculator

The federal government is negotiating child care agreements with the provinces and territories that will require that parent fees for regulated child care be lowered by an average of 50 per cent by 2022 and to an average of $10 a day by 2025-26. But exactly how much...

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Ontario Chalks the Walk and How to Get Involved!

The Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care (OCBCC) and the Association of Early Childhood Educators of Ontario (AECEO) launched a Roadmap to Universal Child Care in Ontario which proposes twenty policy interventions to build a comprehensive and publicly funded...

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Provincial Action

Alberta advocates have published an Op Ed on why a provincial child care agreement with the federal government is critical to the survival of the child care sector and to economic recovery from COVID19. Child Care Now Saskatchewan published an open letter to...

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