Turpel-Lafond says the province has fewer social workers now compared to 13 years ago - and must hire more by boosting Children's Ministry funding.
Mulcair vows to create more than 50,000 quality childcare spaces in the Vancouver area, at a maximum rate of $15 per day, with participating provinces.
CCPA study shows more mothers in workforce would grow economy, cover large part of program costs
“This is a first step toward the 13,000 new licensed spaces the strategy will support over the next eight years," says Stephanie Cadieux.
Vancouver city council alters priorities from the previous capital plan and approves $30 million childcare initiative over the next four years, but more can be done, says councillor.
There's a huge challenge for parents looking to find high-quality, licensed and affordable childcare for their kids.
What to do when your preschool's hours and yours don't match?
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The BC government is ploughing ahead with a massive data-matching program that will centralize control of all the personal information obtained from citizens who receive government services, despite...