child care

child care

PUBLICATIONS FROM 1982 – 1999

Brief Submitted to the Special Committee on Child Care, June 1986; 26p. ISBN:0-920853-51-X

To fulfil the Charter’s guarantee of equal protection and benefit of the law, the government must provide child care. Discusses cost-sharing between the provincial and federal governments and gives analysis, with recommendations for improvement regarding funding, unemployment programmes and child care centres.

Day Care – A Discussion Paper, by Jillian Ridington, February 1983; 68p. ISBN:0-920853-01-3

Explains that women will continue to be seen as “angels in the home” until men shoulder an equal share of the responsibility for raising children. Children must be seen as a collective resource rather than a woman’s burden. Examines the evolution of the day care system, and offers suggestions for improvement.

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