Canada-Yukon Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care Agreement
The Canada-Yukon Canada-Yukon Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care Agreement was signed on July 23, 2021.
The Agreement and Action Plan are available online.
Federal press release
Canada and Yukon announce major expansion of $10 a day child care
Department of Finance, 23 July 2021
Provincial press release
The Government of Yukon has not issued a press release in regards to the Agreement.
Updates and next steps
More information will be provided as governments release updates on the implementation of the Canada-wide agreements.
As community responses become available, information will be updated.
Note: Media coverage is listed from most recent to oldest.
Governments support benefits for early childhood educators
Whitehorse Star, 2 December 2021
Feds contribute $42 million toward affordable, improved childcare
Yukon News, 28 July 2021
Child care gets major funding injection
Whitehorse Daily Star, 26 July 2021
Yukon becomes 3rd Canadian jurisdiction to reach deal on child-care funding
CBC News, 23 July 2021
Advocacy and policy tools
As advocacy and policy tools become available, information will be updated.