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 Service Centre
8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday
Toll-free: 1 888 338-6622
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Learn about the different types of care and find a provider in your community.
Review inspection and operation reports or make a complaint about a facility.
Learn about the operating requirements and funding options for child care facilities.
- Open a Child Care Business
- Follow the Rules for Operating a Licensed Child Care Facility
- Get Funding to Become a Licensed Child Care Facility
- Operating Funding
- Maintain, Repair or Relocate Your Facility
- Childcare BC New Spaces Fund
- Community Child Care Space Creation Program
- Affordable Child Care Benefit Service Provider Portal
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Early care and learning professionals play a critical role in caring for and preparing kids for the future. Learn about education and certification options.
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.