New Child Care Now campaign targets federal party leaders

On October 21, Canadians voted for parties that support providing affordable child care to all. The Liberals, NDP and the Greens are all on record supporting many of the aspects of Child Care Now’s Affordable Child Care for All Plan. Child Care Now is asking Prime Minister Trudeau to take immediate action on the pledges… Continue reading New Child Care Now campaign targets federal party leaders

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Letters to federal party leaders

Child Care Now has sent the following letters to the leader of the Liberals, NDP and Green Party asking them to maintain the important commitments they made in their election platforms. Feel free to use these letters a guide when drafting your own letters to the leaders of the three parties. Letter to Hon. Justin… Continue reading Letters to federal party leaders

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Election Statement: Child care advocates call on Liberals and NDP to deliver on their pledges without delay

Child Care Now is looking forward to helping the newly re-elected Liberal government and Canada’s new Parliament develop and enact a plan to make high-quality early childhood education and child care affordable, accessible and inclusive for all families across Canada. “We were very glad that the Liberal Party of Canada, NDP and Green Party all… Continue reading Election Statement: Child care advocates call on Liberals and NDP to deliver on their pledges without delay

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Canada’s child care advocacy organization releases analysis of party platforms

Liberals, NDP and Green commit to child care; Conservatives put $6 billion of child care funding at risk FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, OCTOBER 17, 2019 – This morning, Child Care Now, Canada’s child care advocacy organization, released its final analysis of the child care promises made by each of the federal parties with seats in… Continue reading Canada’s child care advocacy organization releases analysis of party platforms

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NDP Child Care Plan gets it Right

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NDP Child Care Plan Gets it Right VANCOUVER,  September 30, 2019 – NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh’s child care platform, announced today from Vancouver, British Columbia, gets top marks from Canada’s child care advocacy association. “The NDP has done its homework and come up with a solid solution to Canada’s child care crisis,”… Continue reading NDP Child Care Plan gets it Right

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New toolkit helps you engage voters and candidates on child care

The 2019 federal election campaign is well underway but there is still time to get the federal parties and candidates to commit to do much more to end the crisis in child care in Canada. Child Care Now has developed a toolkit that provides everything you need to engage your community and candidates on the… Continue reading New toolkit helps you engage voters and candidates on child care

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RELEASE: Justin Trudeau’s child care announcement is a positive step forward

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEPTEMBER 16, 2019 – Child Care Now welcomes Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau’s child care announcement this morning which promises the establishment of a federal child care secretariat to lay the groundwork for a pan-Canadian child care system and establish national standards.  He also said a re-elected Liberal government will put in place… Continue reading RELEASE: Justin Trudeau’s child care announcement is a positive step forward

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Groups across Canada are collecting signatures in support of affordable child care

As the federal election nears, dozens of organizations are mobilizing their members to join Child Care Now’s efforts to get candidates to support the Affordable Child Care for All Plan. Thousands of voters have signed petitions signatures have been coming in from all over the country. Several organizations have chosen to present the Plan and… Continue reading Groups across Canada are collecting signatures in support of affordable child care

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