The number one priority of the OCBCC is securing sufficient funding for a universal, affordable, high quality, not-for-profit system of early learning and child care.
Over the last several years, you have joined us in demonstrating the financial impacts of current underfunding and advocating for more funding. To all the parents, staff, community members, students and others thank you! Our work together has made a big difference.
There are now several funding initiatives to stabilize child care programs – most notably, the $242 million dollars (over 3 years) committed in the 2012 Ontario budget as a result of negotiations between the Ontario New Democratic Party and the Ontario Liberal Party. » Continue reading “Update on child care stabilization funding”