In Niagara, there are currently 300 people on a waiting list to receive subsidies for child care. Niagara is not the only place with this problem, in Hamilton there are 1600 and in Windsor over 600 people are on a waiting list. The Nipissing District Social Services Administration Board may be forced to start their first ever waiting list for subsidies. The need is continually growing and something needs to be done. Here are some articles that discuss and further explain this problem.
To read Dean Flannery's article on the waiting list for subsidies at CBC.ca, click here.
To read Casey Wanser's personal story, click here.
To read more on Nipissing's growing need, click here.
To read more on the ever increasing problem in Windsor, click here.