Child care organizations - Canada-wide


Building Blocks for Childcare --B2C2

Building Blocks for Child Care: The Canadian Development Association for Early Learning and Child Care Service (B2C2) has been established as a non-profit agency to assist communities interested in starting or expanding community-based early learning and child care programs.

Canadian Child Care Federation
Overall mission of the CCCF is to improve the quality of child care services for Canadian families through: facilitating networking; supporting initiatives that improve quality; and influencing child care policy frameworks and supporting research. Website contains projects, reports, the magazine Interaction, press releases, and fact sheets. Contains links to its membership. Content available in French.

Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada
CCAAC advocates for a framework that provides entitlement for all children in Canada to publicly funded, quality child care within a comprehensive range of early childhood services and family policies. Projects, provincial reports, consultation papers, and events available online. Some content available in French.

Child Care Human Resources Sector Council
The Child Care Human Resources Sector Council is a pan-Canadian, non-profit organization dedicated to moving forward on the human resource issues in child care. It brings together national partners and other sector representatives to develop a confident, skilled and respected workforce valued for its contribution to early childhood care and education. Website includes council publications, press releases and projects. Website also available in French.

Childminding Monitoring Advisory & Support
CMAS provides resources for those working with newcomer families in Language Instruction for Newcomer Canadians (LINC) childminding programs.

Code Blue for Child Care
Code Blue is a Canada-wide campaign to build a real pan-Canadian child care system. The campaign brings together national, provincial and territorial child care organizations, labour, women's and social justice groups along with Canadians from all walks of life.

Rural Voices
Rural Voices is designed to increase community participation in ECEC in rural Canada and to help policy makers design and deliver services. Site provides information on broader rural child care issues. It contains specific references to the agricultural provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan where farm safety issues raise the importance of child care to an even greater level.

SpeciaLink
SpeciaLink's goal is to expand the quality and quantity of opportunities for inclusion in child care, recreation, education, and other community settings, to young children with special needs and their families. It provides referrals to other organizations, and information and technical assistance. Also provides newsletters, fact sheets, books, videos, and a speakers bureau.


Active Healthy Kids Canada

Big Brothers and Sisters of Canada


Block Parent Program of Canada Inc
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Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada


Breakfast for Learning - Canadian Living Foundation


Canadian AIDS Society


Canadian Association for Community Living


Canadian Association of Family Resource Programs (FRP Canada)

FRP Canada is a national association providing leadership, consultation and resources to family resource programs and related services. Its mission is to provide leadership to advance social policy, research, resource development and training for those who enhance the capacity of families to raise their children. Website provides links to its national directory, projects, position papers, and other publications. Content available in French.

Canadian Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance


Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists


Canadian Association of Social Workers


Canadian Child Care Federation


Canadian Council on Social Development


Canadian Federation for Sexual Health


Canadian 4-H Council


Canadian Institute of Child Health


Canadian Nurses Association


Canadian Paediatric Society


Canadian Parks and Recreation Association


Canadian Psychological Association


Canadian Public Health Association


Canadian Red Cross Society


Canadian Teachers Federation


Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada


Child Welfare League of Canada


Children’s Miracle Network


Commission nationale des parents francophones


Family Service Canada


First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada


Girl Guides of Canada – Guides du Canada


Hospital for Sick Children (The)


International Social Service Canada (ISS Canada)


Invest in Kids


Laidlaw Foundation


Landon Pearson Centre for the Study of Childhood and Youth

National Association of Friendship Centres


Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada


POWER Camp National / Filles d’Action


PREVNet


Safe Kids Canada


Save the Children Canada


Scouts Canada


Society for Educational Visits and Exchanges in Canada (SEVEC)


The Students' Commission


Thrive! The Canadian Centre for Positive Youth Development


UNICEF Canada


United Way of Canada - Centnraide Canada


Vanier Institute of the Family


YOUCAN


YMCA Canada