Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre

Inspiring & Promoting Excellence in Child Care & Early Learning

THE WORLD OF CHILD CARE

News & Articles

The world of child care and early childhood education is always changing -- especially here in BC. We regularly gather articles, opinions and information to share. We hope you’ll find it interesting and valuable, whether you’re a parent, guardian, service provider or student. We encourage you to join the conversation with your own observations, news and questions.

WCCRC Child Care Wage Survey Report Available

WCCRC Child Care Wage Survey Report Available

A survey on the wages and benefits of educators and administrators working in licensed centre-based child care facilities in Vancouver was undertaken in April and May of 2018 and the report is now available!

Westcoast AGM 2018

Westcoast AGM 2018

Please join us Wed. Sept. 19 for our annual general meeting. RSVP by Sept. 18.

Affordable Child Care Benefit Information

Affordable Child Care Benefit Information

The Affordable Child Care Benefit is replacing the Child Care Subidy and CCRR is here to help!

Start Up Grant Application

Start Up Grant Application

New grants are available to help child care providers become licensed. For more information read the BC Government's News Release.

Responsible Adult In Child Care Settings Course November 2018

Responsible Adult In Child Care Settings Course November 2018

This course was developed by Westcoast to meet the requirements of the 20 hours "Responsible Adult" training as stipulated by the Child Care Regulation. Registration Starts Now!

CCRR Spring Newsletter is Now Available!

CCRR Spring Newsletter is Now Available!

Download the Vancouver CCRR Spring Newsletter (PDF). This issue includes information on working with LGBTQ+ children and families, sun safety and more.