Letter to ECEBC April 11th
The BCCCOA wrote a letter to ECEBC to address the lack of consultation with daycare owners. An implementation plan follows, with six steps to immediately resolve the concerns inherent in the BC NDP 2018/2019 child care plan. Access the letter here:
Response from ECEBC June 25th:
In response, the ECEBC prepared a briefing note, touching on licensing regulations and ratios, Qualification of Early Childhood Educators and the CCFRI.
Response from BCCCOA July 10th:
The BCCCOA’s response to the briefing note provides further clarification on the topics highlighted by ECEBC, and can be accessed below:
Letter to Capilano University April 8th
The BC Child Care Owners Association writes in response to the publicly shared letter, written by the faculty of the Capilano University ECE department, sent to Premier Horgan, Minister Chen and Minister Conroy, dated April 8th.
Press Release March 18th
BCCCOA members raised serious concerns regarding the roll out of the Child Care Fee Reduction Initiative (CCFRI) as well as the Child Care Provincial Child Care Council, which provides advising to the BC government on behalf of child care providers across BC.
Press Release October 2nd:The BCCCOA is concerned that the current NDP government CCFRI contract discriminates against women and discourages mothers from returning to work.