Child Care and Early Learning News

Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day 2017

This year’s theme “WE CREATE A BRIGHTER FUTURE” reminds us all of the important role early childhood educators and child care workers play in building strong and supported children, families and communities. Please consider giving thanks to the ECE's and Child Care Workers in your life. 

Le thème de cette année est Nous bâtissons un avenir brillant ! Ce thème nous rappelle le rôle important que jouent les éducatrices et éducateurs des services d’apprentissage et de garde des jeunes enfants à l’épanouissement de nos enfants, nos familles et nos collectivités. S'il vous plaît, pensez à remercier les travailleurs et travailleuses des services éducatif de l'enfance dans votre vie.

The New Child Care and Early Years Act: What Providers and Parents Need to Know

The Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014 (CCEYA) came into effect on August 31, 2015. This legislation replaced the outdated Day Nurseries Act (DNA) and established new rules governing child care in Ontario. Many of the new provisions will strengthen compliance and health and safety in child care settings, and help parents make informed choices about their options.