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    Shared framework for building an early childhood education and care (ECEC) system for all

    This document is addressed to all levels of governments across Canada. It references a shared vision anchored in an evidence-based framework for federal, provincial and territorial governments to use in the building … More »

    Manitoba Early Learning and Child Care Commission FINAL REPORT

    The Province of Manitoba is taking the next steps in creating a universally accessible child-care system for Manitoba families that will include lower fees, 12,000 more spaces, increased training and better wages … More »

    They Go Up So Fast: 2015 Child Care Fees in Canadian Cities

    From the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives The study reveals the most and least expensive cities for child care in Canada. It examines median unsubsidized child care fees in Canada’s biggest 27 … More »

    Minister of Families, Children and Social Development Mandate Letter

    Dear Mr. Duclos: I am honoured that you have agreed to serve Canadians as Minister of Families, Children and Social Development. We have promised Canadians a government that will bring real change … More »

    Early Childhood Education and Care in Canada 2014

    From Martha Friendly’s Childcare Research and Resource Unit, Preliminary data: Early childhood education and care in Canada 2014 Preliminary data: Early childhood education and care in Canada 2014  

    You Bet We Still Care: A Survey of Centre-Based Early Childhood Education and Care in Canada

    ABOUT THE SURVEY: YOU BET WE STILL CARE! (2012) In 2009, the Child Care Human Resources Sector Council (CCHRSC) formed an expert panel to provide input on the development of a Labour … More »

    Affordable Child Care Better Positions Families to Participate in the Workforce and Stimulate Economy

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2017 Affordable Child Care Better Positions Families to Participate in the Workforce and Stimulate Economy Financing Funds Directly to Child Care Will Do More for Parents’ Participation … More »

    2017 CCCF Board Nominees

              A call for board nominations was put forward to CCCF members in May 2017 and we are very proud to announce that the following nine individuals applied … More »

    Notice of the 2017 Annual General Meeting

    The Board of Directors of the Canadian Child Care Federation (CCCF) gives notice that the 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Thursday, September 21/17 at 12:00 p.m. EST via … More »