ChildcareCanada.org - All online documents. http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents This is the main feed for childcarecanada.org. It contains all online documents and childcare in the news items. en /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Ontario child care, dental plan could be axed in PC economic statement http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/18/11/ontario-child-care-dental-plan-could-be-axed-pc-economic-statement <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Premier Doug Ford&#039;s government will unveil its first big economic update since taking office in June. </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>Universal child care is among the programs promised by the Ontario Liberals that may be on the chopping block come Thursday.</p> <p>Progressive Conservative Finance Minister Vic Fedeli will table the Fall Economic Statement, essentially a mini-budget that will outline the province's expenses and revenue. He's said the document will "turn the page on 15 long years of tax-and-spend Liberal policies."</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Ontario funding government Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:18:54 +0000 11930 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Your parental leave stories (podcast) http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/18/11/your-parental-leave-stories-podcast <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Summary</p> <p>We bring you three stories about parental leave, from listeners whose experiences with it changed them, for better or for worse. They talk about having to fight for more time off, go back to work before they were ready, care for sick babies, and try to hide their exhaustion and stress. Ultimately, they’re stories about how inadequate leave policies hurt families and companies.</p> <p>Play time: 20:26</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news United States maternity and parental leave Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:56:29 +0000 11928 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Tens of thousands of Canadian parents opting for 18-month parental leave http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/18/11/tens-thousands-canadian-parents-opting-18-month-parental-leave <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>EXCERPTS&nbsp;</p> <p>It’s been nearly one year since Canadian residents have had the option of taking up to 18 months of parental leave, instead of only 12 months.</p> <p>From Dec. 3, 2017 to Sept. 8, 2018, there were about 22,000 claims for the new extended parental benefits option, according to data provided by the federal government.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Canada maternity and parental leave Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:41:44 +0000 11927 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Tackling child poverty in Canada http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/11/tackling-child-poverty-canada <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Abstract&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Canada poverty Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:09:14 +0000 11926 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> B.C. to open thousands of $10-a-day child-care spaces http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/18/11/bc-open-thousands-10-day-child-care-spaces <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spaces will cost families a maximum of $200 a month per child </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>The government of B.C. is moving one step closer to fulfilling one of its major election promises: $10-per-day child-care spaces across the province.</p> <p>The prototype plan announced Friday afternoon includes spaces for about 2,500 children at 53 child-care facilities in both rural and urban areas around the province.</p> <p>All are expected to be in operation by Dec. 1, and cost parents and guardians a maximum of $200 a month per child.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news British Columbia Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:08:13 +0000 11925 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> New coworking spaces let you take your kid to work, every day http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/18/11/new-coworking-spaces-let-you-take-your-kid-work-every-day <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Workaround is one of several coworking spaces that offers child care to customers </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>After having kids, Amanda Munday realized that child care was often inaccessible and unaffordable. That's why she opened The Workaround, a parent-friendly coworking space housed in a converted bank in Toronto featuring a play area for children supervised by an early childhood educator.</p> <p>"[The vault] is where we relax," said Munday. "It can be a nursing suite. It's also, surprisingly, the place where the most babies have slept."</p> <p>The vault is the former bank safe and regular customer Jen Allison says her son Jack loves it.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Ontario Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:53:18 +0000 11924 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Nursery fees rise as free childcare scheme backfires http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/18/11/nursery-fees-rise-free-childcare-scheme-backfires <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Funding for flagship policy is too low to cover costs, say pre-school providers </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>More than half of private nurseries have increased their fees in the past year, and experts predict further rises are on the way as nursery owners struggle to make up the shortfall caused by insufficient funding for a flagship government policy.</p> <p>Official figures, published by the Department for Education (DfE) and analysed by Labour, show 53% of private nurseries in England have put up their fees in the past 12 months, along with around a quarter of school nurseries (28%) and childminders (25%).</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Europe Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:57:10 +0000 11923 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Penticton location selected for $10-a-day child care pilot project http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/18/11/penticton-location-selected-10-day-child-care-pilot-project <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kinderplace OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre is one of 53 prototype sites </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>A Penticton location was selected to test funding and operational models to move British Columbia towards a universal child care system.</p> <p>Kinderplace OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre is one of 53 prototype sites that will be operational until March 31, 2020. They operate with 20 spaces for children under 36 months, 32 spaces for children ages three to five years and 20 preschool spaces.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news British Columbia Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:50:06 +0000 11922 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Standing committee on the status of women http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/11/standing-committee-status-women <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Introduction</p> <p>Pursuant to Standing Order 109 of the House of Commons, we are pleased to respond, on behalf of the Government of Canada, to the recommendations made by the Standing Committee on the Status of Women in its report entitled Women's Economic Security: Securing the Future of Canada's Economy, tabled in the House of Commons on June, 14, 2018.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Canada Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:37:49 +0000 11921 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Human development indices and indicators: 2018 Statistical Update http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/11/human-development-indices-and-indicators-2018-statistical-u <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Introduction</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice International Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:08:25 +0000 11920 at http://www.childcarecanada.org