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Alberta: COVID-19 and child care in the news

Lack of child-care spaces could stall local economy, chamber tells city council
Lethbridge Herald, 12 August 2020

Federal funding to increase Alberta child-care subsidies for first time in 12 years
CBC News, 23 July 2020

Opinion: Let's unwind Alberta's complicated history of misogyny
CBC News, 21 July 2020

Fragile child care sector in Alberta hit hard by COVID-19: national survey
Edmonton Journal, 17 July 2020

Alberta women shoulder disproportionate economic toll as pandemic forces mothers out of workforce
Calgary Herald, 17 July 2020

Kenney’s economic recovery plan fails working families on child care despite strong support for action from Albertans
Alberta Federation of Labour, 6 July 2020

End to Alberta's $25/day child-care program creates 'double-blow' for families
CBC News, 2 July 2020

'A nightmare for employers': Companies getting ready to bring staff back to work, but lack of childcare a major obstacle
Financial Post, 12 June 2020

Thousands of kids but limited summer camp, childcare options
Chat News Today, 1 June 2020

Childcare could be the lynchpin in recovery efforts
End Poverty Edmonton, 13 May 2020

Childcare guidelines released by province, early childhood educators ask for more funding
Chat News Today, 11 May 2020

Questions remain about how Alberta daycares will reopen
Global News, 12 May 2020

Alberta to reopen daycares with limited capacity, health screening
The Globe and Mail, 9 May 2020

Update: Childcare in schools will be allowed, says minister
Chat News Today, 7 May 2020

Province announces help for child care sector
Chat News Today, 6 May 2020

Alberta offers grants to child care centres, day homes to prepare for relaunch
Global News, 6 May 2020

Alberta allows 190 child-care centres to reopen but only a few offer $25/day rate
CBC News, 14 April 2020

Retailers, couriers, taxi drivers again eligible to send kids to daycare
CTV News, 1 April 2020

COVID-19: Alberta NDP calls for immediate child care support
Edmonton Journal - Youtube, 26 March 2020

COVID-19: Daycare spaces reopen for children of Alberta's essential workers
CBC News, 26 March 2020

COVID-19: Alberta government to reopen 15,000 childcare spaces for core service workers
Chat News Today, 22 March 2020

COVID-19: Alberta to reopen selected daycares to assist health care workers
CTV News, 20 March 2020

COVID-19: Alberta has 195 COVID-19 cases; some child care centres to reopen for essential service workers
Global News, 20 March 2020

COVID-19: Parents urged to use caution in sudden search for child care, online support groups grow
Calgary Herald, 18 March 2020

COVID-19: Alberta cancels all school classes, closes licensed daycares
Edmonton Journal, 16 March 2020

COVID-19: Alberta cancels K-12 classes, closes child-care centres due to COVID-19 pandemic
CBC News, 15 March 2020

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