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Media releases and news coverage of recent death in unregulated care

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Publication Date: 
14 Jan 2011

In the wake of a tragic death in unregulated care, advocates are calling for a Coroner's Inquiry to investigate the death and systemic failures in Ontario's child care. CRRU has collected media releases and news coverage of this pressing issue.

Press releases

Unregulated child care tragedy demands answers and action. "How many more tragedies do we need to have?" asks CUPE Ontario President
CUPE Ontario, 14 Jan 11

Advocates call for Coroner's Inquest into death in unlicensed home child care
Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care, 11 Jan 11

Baby's death while in unlicensed child care a wake-up call
Ontario Federation of Labour, 11 Jan 11

Chow renews calls for regulated child care program
Canada's NDP, 11 Jan 11

Horwath calls for coroner's inquest into toddler death
Ontario's NDP, 11 Jan 11

News coverage

Death by indifference
Martha Friendly, Toronto Star, 14 Jan 11

No choice for working parents
Letter to the Editor, Toronto Star, 14 Jan 11

>> More letters to the editor
Toronto Star, 17 Jan 11

No real 'choice' on child care
Editorial, Toronto Star, 11 Jan 11

Childcare advocates speak out on daycare death
Mississauga .com, 11 Jan 11

Coroner considering inquiry into Mississauga daycare death
National Post, 11 Jan 11

Ensuring this daycare death wasn't in vain
Toronto Sun, 11 Jan 11