Search Organizations (English): Ontario, Child care

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Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada

Committed to accessible, affordable, high quality, non-profit child care services for Canadians. Promotes the development of a broad consensus of support within all regions of Canada to pursue child care issues at the federal level. Seeks to expand and improve the child care system, with emphasis on high quality child care. Advances child care issues through public education, research, policy development and proactive promotion.

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YMCA-YWCA of Brantford

YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford builds strong kids, strong families and strong communities by providing a diverse array of programs and services designed to serve the needs of body, mind and spirit.

For over 150 years, the YMCA has enriched the lives of thousands of individuals by providing access to experiences that they might otherwise not have. From health, fitness and recreation to child care, leadership development, employment training and newcomer services, the YMCA offers a broad range of opportunities to maintain, improve and strengthen one’s life.

Each year, over 192,000 people benefit from the programs and services offered by the YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford.

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Canadian Child Care Federation

Aims to improve the quality of child care services for Canadian families by stimulating communication among a broad range of interest groups. Provides and supports educational programs and initiatives, and encourages relevant research. Web site includes an on-line newsletter and links to related sites. // Vise à améliorer la qualité des services de garde à l'enfance offerts aux familles canadiennes en facilitant la communication auprès des groupes cibles; en développant des services et programmes de formation; et en soutenant la recherche en matière de services de garde. (See Details)
Conducts research on Early Childhood Education and Care. (See Details)
Child Care Human Resources Round Table
Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care
Forms a public awareness organization, bringing the benefits of early childhood education and care to the attention of the public, and policy makers. Monitors provincial child care policy and legislation. Lobbies for changes and improvements. Develops policy alternatives for government consideration to improve the quality, accessibility and management of child care services. Develops books, manuals, fact sheets and news bulletins on child care policy and operations for use by child care programs, early childhood education training programs, parents and the general public. Conducts public information campaigns through written material, videos, public service announcements, public speaking and by working with the media. Conducts and commissions research. Provides a variety of services to assist community based child care programs. Participates in an array of advisory committees, task forces, community planning bodies and child care development associations. (See Details)
Child Care Providers Association
Works to provide information, resources, trainng, and support services focused on helping you care for children.