YWCA is one of the largest non-profit providers of child care in Canada, offering regulated services to over 10,000 children annually. This translates into some 1.5 million hours of care every year. As well, YWCA camps and after school programs also host more than 20,000 children annually.
YWCA Canada has deemed access to quality child care as one of it’s three focal issues for advocacy. YWCA Hamilton believes that in order to best serve women in our community, we need to be supporting women and their families. Child care, as Justine Rosalie Abella so aptly puts it, “is the ramp to equality.
Canada still needs a plan for universal, licensed child care. Add your voice to the growing number of people calling on the federal government to put our children first.
Visit Code Blue for Child Care to add your name to the report card and learn more about how you can help further the cause.YWCA Hamilton offers quality licensed child care at our McNab St., Ottawa St., West Mountain, Cayuga, Dunnville and Houghton locactions.
Call 905 522-9922 x 129 for more information