11 May 2009

NDP again asks Parliament to pass legislation that would lay a foundation for a national child care system. 

22 Apr 2009

Canada has one of the lowest child care access rates in the industrialized world and fees are among the highest.

11 Feb 2009

Conservative government is paying lip service to improving the lives of women even as it refuses to support pay equity, child care and economic measures that support women's equality.  So the Canadian Labour Congress is sending each Member of Parliament a gift of chocolate lips with an accompanying note - 'women are tired of lip service'.

14 Dec 2008

Survey of child care standards in 25 developed countries

30 Nov 2008

The Superior Court of Quebec has declared unconstitutional two pieces of legislation denying certain home care and child care workers their right to join a union and other labour rights.

24 Nov 2008

The Australian experience should teach the Harper government a lesson

08 Oct 2008

'Time to vote for the party you trust most to deliver a universal, community-based child care system.'

04 Oct 2007

Shelagh Germyn trekking 260 kilometres from Campbell River to Victoria

11 Sep 2007

Mediation ends as employer continues to demand rollbacks