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A provincial organization serving Aboriginal early childhood programs throughout British Columbia.
Quality child care referrals, resources and support to all child care providers and parents in over 400 communities across the Province of British Columbia
Provides professional counselling for adults, children, youth, and families, legal support services, and workshops.
The Professional organization of family child care providers in the province of British Columbia.
BC Housing’s role is to assist British Columbians in greatest need of affordable and appropriate housing by providing options along the continuum.
Helping families obtain affordable, accessible, safe, quality child care
Committed to providing Canadians with the very best in early learning and child care knowledge and best practices.
A voluntary organization of interested citizens – parents, child care providers, community organizations, and unions formed to promote and support quality community-based child care services that benefit children, families and the public and in the best interests of society.
A place where people can find hope and direction when they are the most vulnerable and in need… A community of caring individuals who believe there’s more to social services than providing programs.
Advancing early childhood education and care since 1969.
Training information and information regarding the requirements for a licence to practice as an ECE.
An alliance of five provincial child care organizations that brought together over 4000 individuals, groups and child care providers in BC.
Intent is to create, advance, and apply knowledge through interdisciplinary research to help children and families thrive.
Helps individuals and organizations to connect across cultures.
Developed collaboratively by the four CCRRs located on Vancouver Island with the purpose of providing accurate and up-to-date information for families with children ages 12 and under.
Programs and services that meet the unique needs of military families.
Ministry of the Province of British Columbia.
Ministry of the Province of British Columbia.
Supports the physical, mental and social well being of children, youth and families primarily on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands in British Columbia, Canada by raising, investing and stewarding funds.
Province wide, nonprofit organization open to both professionals and students working or studying in the school age child care field.
Provides a steady, helping hand for single parents and caregivers in Victoria by providing education, support and a place to be heard — in a welcoming and non-judgmental environment.
Provides the opportunity for members to maintain high quality family child care that nurtures the whole child.
An early childhood development initiative dedicated to providing all children with a good start in life.
Focuses on the importance of leadership and local engagement in support of diversity and social equity in the early years.
Provides health care to people on Vancouver Island, on the islands of the Georgia Strait, and in the mainland communities between Powell River and Rivers Inlet.
At VIRCS diversity is our strength. We build active communities by empowering immigrants, refugees and established residents.
The VNFC mandate is to encourage and promote the well-being of Urban Aboriginal People, by strengthening individuals, family, and community.
Provides information, referrals, training and resources to families, individuals and organizations who are seeking the best care and early learning for children.
A small, non-profit organization whose mission is to support and empower young parent families.
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