child care policy

Children’s backpacks and shoes are seen at a CEFA (Core Education and Fine Arts) Early Learning daycare franchise, in Langley, B.C., on Tuesday May 29, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

B.C. budget to expand $10-a-day child care, but misses the mark on ‘truly universal’ system

$111 million will be used to fund 3,750 new $10-a-day spaces though 75 additional ChildCareBC universal prototype sites over the next three years.


MLA Lisa Beare visited another new child care centre recently. (New Democrat BC Government Caucus/Special to The News)

Province announces 40 more child care spaces in Maple Ridge

Happy Ridge Early Learning Academy is slated to open next month

  • Jun 25, 2020


THE NEWS – files Child and Family Development Minister Katrina Chen, MP Dan Ruimy and Mayor Mike Morden announce funding in 2019 for daycare space in Albion Community Centre in Maple Ridge.

Maple Ridge working on child care plan

Asking the public at open house what’s needed