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$10-a-day child care for families in New Brunswick

Office of the Prime Minister of Canada, December 13, 2021 Excerpt: "The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, and the Premier of New Brunswick, Blaine Higgs, today announced an agreement that will support an average of $10‑a‑day child care in the province, significantly reducing the price of child care for families. Through...

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$10-a-day child care for families in Alberta

Office of the Prime Minister of Canada, November 15, 2021 Excerpt: "Every child deserves the best possible start in life, and all parents should have the ability to build both a family and career. Yet, too many families across Canada lack access to affordable, inclusive, and high-quality child care. The...

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Early childhood advocate and philanthropist Margaret McCain recognized with the Rose Wolfe distinguished alumni award

University of Toronto, November 1, 2021 Excerpt: "The Honourable Margaret L.A. Norrie McCain (BSc in Social Work 1955, Hon LLD 1996, Hon DLitt 2004), a champion of strong families and child development, is the 2021 recipient of the Rose Wolfe Distinguished Alumni Award. McCain, a University of Toronto alumna and...

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Publicly-Funded Universal Early Learning and Child Care System

Anthony Viel, Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte Canada via LinkedIn, October 29, 2021 "What issues will the new Cabinet fight for? The Federal election highlighted how the lack of access to safe, affordable child care severely impacts children and parents, as well as businesses and the economy. While this problem plagued...

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Seamless Day Kindergarten pilot program expands

Government of British Columbia, October 18, 2021 Excerpt: "Some of B.C.’s youngest learners and their families will benefit from an expansion of the Seamless Day Kindergarten pilot program as it grows from four schools to 25.“I’m thrilled with the success of the Seamless Day Kindergarten pilot program so far. That’s...

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