Childcare BC

To help families get ahead, the province is creating thousands of quality, affordable child care spaces, building better facilities, and training more people to become early childhood educators. 

Child Care Response to COVID-19

Childcare BC is committed to keeping parents, childcare providers and partners informed about steps government is taking to address the COVID-19 outbreak. 

Early Learning and Child Care Engagement

British Columbia is committed to the well-being, care, and learning of children. That’s why we’re working to make child care available to anyone who wants it, at a price they can afford. 

How to Access Child Care

Learn about the different types of care and find a provider in your community.

Get Funding for Child Care

B.C. has expanded child care funding to lower fees for families.

Child Care Service Reports and Assessments

Review inspection and operation reports or make a complaint about a facility.

Providing Child Care Services

Explore the resource support centres in the community that work with families and providers. Learn about the operating requirements and funding options for child care facilities.

Support for Early Childhood Educators

Early care and learning professionals play a critical role in caring for and preparing kids for the future. Learn about education and certification options. 

Our Plan: Childcare BC

B.C. is taking important steps to deliver quality and affordable child care to more families. Learn more about what we're doing to reduce child care fees for parents, build more licensed spaces, and increase supports for those working in the sector.

Investment in Child Care

Economic recovery funding to support child care providers.