Media Advisory Child care supporters and City Councillors speak out against Ford government’s child care cuts
Parents and educators will be joined by Toronto City Councillors Mike Layton and Joe Cressy on Tuesday July 16th, at 12:30pm to speak about the impact of the Ford government’s cuts to child care and two motions going to Toronto City Council to help protect child care programs for Toronto families.Read more
Ontario is at risk of losing thousands of planned child care spaces, including 3,049 spaces in Toronto because of the Ford government’s cuts to child care. A list obtained by the OCBCC from the City of Toronto shows that 51 planned projects previously approved by the province for development in schools, may never be built because the Ford government has reneged on a government promise to provide full operating funding to support the projects.Read more
Following months of advocacy, child care funding cuts have been put on hold. We must double down on our campaigning to secure gains for next year.Read more
Day of Action against Ford’s Child Care Cuts at child care centres across Ontario - Wednesday May 22!
Parents and educators are teaming up at child care centres across Ontario for a Day of Action to leaflet and collect petitions against the Ford government’s child care cuts, including in Premier Doug Ford’s riding of Etobicoke North.Read more
New analysis of City of Toronto figures shows that Premier Doug Ford's riding will be one of the worst impacted by child care funding cuts.Read more
May 7, 2019 – More than 50 moms and Early Childhood Educators are at Queen’s Park today to speak out against the Ford government’s cuts to child care funding.Read more