2024 Ontario Child Care Funding: Highlights of changes


Ontario’s child care wage floor increase brings financial relief for some educators, but leaves too many behind

A joint statement from the Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care and the Association of Early Childhood Educators Ontario. 

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MEDIA RELEASE: As Parliament passes historic child care legislation, families and educators hold Day of Action to say “Child Care is Worth More”; call for better pay, better quality, better access.

For Immediate Release. June 20, 2023

On the heels of the passage of Canada’s national child care legislation Monday, child care advocates in Ontario are calling attention to the challenges facing Canada’s road to $10-a-day child care.

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2023 Ontario pre-budget submission

The OCBCC provided our pre-budget submission to the Ministry of Finance and the Standing Committee on Finance.

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Ontario child care advocates celebrate milestone in affordable child care; push for workforce strategy and transparency

The Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care and the Association of Early Childhood Educators Ontario welcomed Monday’s announcement by the federal and Ontario governments that child care fees will be reduced by 50% by the new year.

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Open Letter to Ontario Premier Doug Ford regarding implementation of the Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care Plan

The Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care, Association of Early Childhood Educators Ontario, Child Care Now and the Childcare Resource and Research Unit have written to Ontario Premier Doug Ford with concerns about the Province's approach to the implementation of CWELCC.

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CWELCC information for child care centre boards

Does your child care centre board of directors have questions about the Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care agreement? We have put together a fact sheet to help you understand questions such as what the new funding provides your centre, when you will receive funds to provide families, the municipality's role and much more. You can download the PDF version of our fact sheet here.

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