Twitter Storm
May 14, 2015 · 2 reactions
With the Federal Elections coming up in October, on May 14th, 2015 at 12:00 pm our Twitter storm took place with over a hundred participants! Read what they have to share and how they will #VoteChildCare2015  

2013 Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day
October 30, 2013 · 5 reactions
Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Appreciation Day was celebrated on Wednesday October 30th, 2013. This was a day to recognize the dedication and hard work of these professionals. Thank you to all child care workers and early childhood educators , you truly are amazing!

Successful Student Event with the OCBCC and Student Unions
October 11, 2013
On October 10th 2013, the Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care partnered with student unions from Ryerson University, George Brown College and the University of Toronto to present an awareness event on Why Access to Affordable Childcare Is a Student Issue!

2013 Ontario Funding & Budget
January 16, 2013 · 1 reaction
  After the 2013 Ontario Budget, the OCBCC presented to the Standing Committee on Finance, regarding the need for adequate and stable funding for child care. Without proper stabilization funds, the child care system will continue to see rising parent fees and difficulty in retaining qualified staff. As well, pre-budget submission was made by the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario in support of child care in the budget.

2013 Learning from Child Care Advocates of BC
January 16, 2013 · 1 reaction
These documents present the push in B.C. for accessible, affordable, quality child care. The public campaign for $10 a day child care became an issue in the provincial election. Studies have demonstrated the economic benefits of investing in child care, allowing more parents to return to work or school, increasing income taxes and creating long term benefits.

2013 Ontario New Funding Formula
January 16, 2013 · 1 reaction
 The new funding formula changes the way that all child care funding flows from the province to local CMSMs and DSSABs to deliver child care in our communities. Provided here are outlines of child care funding formula changes, working with your local CMSM or DSSAB and information on why advocacy is important.

2013 Campaign to stabilize Child Care
January 16, 2013 · 1 reaction
These links provides information on the meetings and student advocacy that occurred early in 2013. Including local MPP’s and MP’s is important for collaborating for change in your area. Examples of letters to key stakeholders are also available.

2012 Child Care Budget & Funding
December 16, 2012 · 1 reaction
Click here to read more information on the child care budget and funding in 2012.

2012 Unlicensed Child Care
December 16, 2012 · 1 reaction
Media coverage on unlicensed child care in 2012.

2012 Other Child Care advocacy Campaign
December 16, 2012 · 1 reaction
Interested in past child care campaigns? Take a look here at other advocacy campaigns that occured in 2012.

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