Childcare

National child-care plan could help Canada rebound from COVID-induced economic crisis: prof

A $2 billion investment this year could help parents during second wave of pandemic

 

Virtual babysitting helps parents juggle double responsibilities during pandemic

For 40 minutes at a time, parents can be free of the kids for whatever they need

 

North Okanagan man chains himself to tree in protest of construction

Crews began work clearing space for a new facility Thursday, Aug. 6

 

Companies get creative to help parents juggle work and kids during pandemic

Experts say child care solutions are key to keeping women in the workforce

Federal government commits $625 million in child care funding

Funds to help ensure enough child care spaces to support parents’ gradual return to work post-COVID

CVRD creates plan to fill child care chasm in Cowichan over next decade

Spaces and costs are main concerns for area families

3 new daycare centres with 120 new childcare spaces set to open in Cowichan this fall

They will be located at Alexander Elementary, Mill Bay Elementary and Palsson Elementary.

  • Feb 11, 2020

B.C. launches $2-million childcare professional development network

Minister of state announced program Monday on Vancouver Island

Parkside Academy future unclear as district ponders future of Somenos school site

Parkside had been leasing the site for the last five years

Quebec daycare subsidies offer warning for B.C., study says

Over-55 women more likely to join paid workforce than young mothers

Inspection reports to be released for B.C. child care, senior facilities

Health Minister Adrian Dix says unlicensed operators will also be forced to disclose conditions

NDP’s first budget to set spending record for housing, child care

Premier John Horgan promises biggest investments in B.C. history