Manitoba’s government presented its 2019 budget yesterday. Specific to early learning and child care, a review of the budget documents and announcements notes the following commitments for 2019:
Prior to the budget, MCCA called for:
While we are pleased to see that there are no proposed cuts, there continue to be urgent issues that must addressed, most notably for the early leaning and child care workforce.
MCCA will be following up with Minister Stefanson addressing our concerns, working to find solutions and commitments for MB’s early learning and child care system, but in the meantime, we encourage you to continue to gather support for MCCA’s petition.
Posted by Karen H at 10:40 am