Community Childcare Planning Report
Much like the social determinants of health, early learning programs and care spaces are key to a healthy community.
Access to quality child care is directly linked to better later-life outcomes for children, is a vital factor to achieving gender equity and contributes to overall economic health in communities.
From March 2019 to June 2020, the City of Kamloops undertook the Community Child Care Planning project to provide a snapshot baseline of Kamloops child care needs in 2019 and provide recommendations as a blueprint for action going forward.
The timing is right to take action towards rectifying this critical social issue, with public support, government funding, and community partnerships gathering momentum and creating opportunities for positive change.
Please click here to view a high level summary of the report.