For more than 30 years Child Care Now has brought together parents, child care workers, researchers, organizations and citizen groups to call for federal leadership and public investment in a high quality, inclusive child care system that is accessible to all families. More than ever, we rely on memberships and donations to enable us to continue our work.
As a member of Child Care Now you will be supporting the Association to continue its important advocacy work for the right of all children to quality child care.
As a non-profit, member-based organization, our members are critical to the work we do to achieve a system of universal, affordable, high quality and inclusive child care.
If you or your organization believe…
- Child care is a cornerstone of supportive policy for children and families, and is essential to Canada’s social and economic health
- Children and families have the right to access a child care system supported by public funds
- Canadians deserve a comprehensive and affordable child care that is high quality, inclusive, flexible, and primarily public and not-for-profit
- Families need a range of child care services for young and school age children
- Those working in child care must have decent work, wages and working conditions
As a Member of Child Care Now Nova Scotia you will…
- Join a growing movement of educators, directors, parents, researchers, advocates, and community members
- Receive and contribute to newsletters and other electronic updates about child care issues in Nova Scotia
- Have a voice in shaping the child care advocacy movement in Nova Scotia
- Receive invitations to work with, hear from, and collaborate with fellow advocates in the sector
- Access the opportunity to apply for a position on our Steering committee and participate in our working groups
- Benefit from membership with Child Care Now, our pan-Canadian advocacy organization
- Be the first to access resources, reports, and other important statements about child care policy in Nova Scotia
- And importantly, work alongside thousands of others dedicated to advocating for the universal, comprehensive, affordable, accessible, publicly funded, quality, non-profit child care system that Nova Scotians deserve.