Canada

Canada

National day of action for early learning and child care

A kid holding up a sign saying "Child Care Now"
Location:
Online, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
CA
Event date: 
14 Sep 2021 - 1:00pm

Join us September 14, 2021 in a National Day of Action for affordable, quality, accessible, inclusive child care for all.

  1. At 1:00 PM ET, join a Canada-wide bilingual on-line event about what is at stake for early learning and child care in the 2021 federal election. Register now and then share the information with others.
  2. Post your voter pledge on social media. Add the hashtags: #Elxn44, #CdnChildCare, #CdnPoli, #VoteChildCare4ALL
  3. Sign the petition to show all parties how many of us want a publicly funded, universal, inclusive and accessible system of child care.

Local actions

  • In addition, we encourage child care advocates to take action for early learning and child care in their communities by;
  • Tie balloons (purple or green) to your porch or balcony
  • Print off a DIY lawn sign, think about making this a group colouring activity
  • Post a sign on your window or mailbox to show you will vote child care for all
  • Ask your local candidate to take the Candidate Pledge
  • Write an OpEd or Letter to the Editor in advance and seek to get it published on September 14, 2021
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Election 2021- Child care at the crossroads (again)

Event poster with the portrait of an early childhood educator and two children holding colourful blocks
Location:
Online, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
CA
Event date: 
14 Sep 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Child Care Now is hosting a bilingual on-line forum: Election 2021- child care at the crossroads (again). Please join us to learn more from four remarkable speakers about what is at stake in this election and beyond for early learning and child care. More information on the speakers will be available soon. 

RSVP HERE

JOIN EVENT HERE (ZOOM)

Read more about the National Day of Action for Early Learning and Child Care

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