Category Archives: Early Learning & Child Care

MOE Response re CCEYA Consultation

March 1, 2021 – In November 2020, CFUW Ontario Council submitted their recommendations to the Ministry of Education concerning proposed regulations to the Child Care and Early Years Act. On March 1st, 2021, Ontario Council received an update from the Ministry of Education regarding the 2020 consultation. Read the MOE’s update here. Read the CFUW […]

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2021 Ontario Pre-Budget Submission

February 10, 2021 CFUW Ontario Council submitted comments to the Ministry of Finance concerning the 2021 Budget focusing on the Caring Economy. As we were limited to 500 words, we only discussed the two current crises of child care and long-term care. Read the pre-budget submission.

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Ontario Council Comments re the 2020 CCEYA Review

It has been five years since the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014 (CCEYA) came into effect on August 31, 2015. It was designed to strengthen compliance, health and safety in child care settings across the province. As part of the Act, the Ministry of Education is required to conduct a review of the legislation within five years […]

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EARLY LEARNING AND CHILD CARE UPDATE 2017-2018

CFUW Ontario Council supports “a quality, universally accessible and comprehensive early learning and child care program which emphasizes the development of the whole child. Funding for this initiative should involve all levels of government through cost-sharing mechanisms, as in other human services such as health, education and social programs” (CFUW policy adopted 2006) CFUW Ontario […]

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Meeting with Indira Naidoo-Harris

CFUW Ontario Council met with Minister of the Status of Women Indira Naidoo-Harris and two Senior Policy Advisors to discuss Early Learning and Child Care and Women’s Economic Empowerment.

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