05 Dec 2010

Ranks a dismal 17th in the material well-being of children among OECD countries.

09 Nov 2010

'The employer is being stubborn and blocking a deal.' - OPSEU.

08 Nov 2010

'This plan needs to go farther and set more ambitious targets with clear and transparent measures for accountability and oversight.' - Darryl Walker.

01 Nov 2010

'Polling has told us the public values the public services they receive.' - Joan Jessome.

09 Sep 2010

BCGEU also negotiates new collective agreement at St. James Daycare Society.

10 Aug 2010

New regulated child care system goes into effect across the province in September.

04 May 2010

Union represents more than 1,500 workers in over 100 child care centres across the province.

09 Feb 2010

'The report shows there’s a lot more at stake than lost child care spaces.' - Andrea Calver.

12 Jan 2010

Program will cost $1.5 billion when fully rolled out by 2015, says Premier Dalton McGuinty.

23 Nov 2009

Wage increases plus steps to address bullying in the workplace.

01 Oct 2009

'Over the long term, every $1 invested in quality child care programs returns $2.54 in benefits to society.' - CCAAC.

27 Sep 2009

'Government needs to step forward with a comprehensive plan to ensure that quality care and education for our young children is here now and in the future.' - Shelley Ward.

17 Sep 2009

'The decrease in provincial budget funding for child care is most likely a result of the Harper Conservative government’s 2006 cancellation of the bilateral agreements.'

08 Sep 2009

Working with health and social development departments to come up with a plan in case centres are forced to close.

28 May 2009

'Child care is a critical piece of the puzzle for many Manitobans these days.' - Gord Mackintosh, family services and housing minister.

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