ADCO IN THE NEWS
December 15, 2016--Toronto Sun
"Child Care Costs Hit Canadian Wallets"
ADCO explains how municipal and Provincial policies drive up the cost of delivering licensed child care.
September 14, 2016--CTV News, Barrie
"Child Care Promise"
ADCO notes that recently announced Provincial funding will go further if independent licensed child care programs are included in Ministry's plan to create 100,000 new spaces by 2022.
August 3, 2016--InsideToronto.com
"Fees will soon be gone from child care waiting lists in Ontario, but spaces still too scarce and unaffordable"
ADCO offers reporter Mike Adler background on wait list fees and encourages Province to fast-track new license applications
February 25, 2016--CTV News, Barrie
"The future of child care"
The Government's new regulatory proposals could mean fewer spaces and higher fees warn day care owners
February 23, 2016--CTV News, Barrie
"Long wait lists and planning"
Shortage of infant, toddler and preschool spaces means families have to plan for child care several years ahead of time
June 23, 2015--National Post
"More than 'expensive day care'? Jury still out on whether Ontario's full-day kindergarten program has paid off"
Government's FDK roll-out resulted in centre closures says ADCO Operations Manager
November 14, 2014--Toronto Star
"Child care bill wrong-headed"
ADCO Operations Manager Cautions Against Municipal Veto on Child Care Licenses
November 10, 2014--CTV News Toronto
"Number of affordable day care spots shrinking as fees in GTA tops Canada"
ADCO member speaks out about how Government-run FDK put her out of business after 29 years
November 6, 2014--Ottawa Citizen
"Bill 10 will hurt licensed child care"
ADCO Operations Manager Predicts More Licensed Centres Will Close
October 27, 2014 --CFRA am, Ottawa
Rob Show Show
ADCO Operations Manager Explains Why Bill 10 Won't Make Children Any Safer
October 20, 2014--CTV News Kitchener
"Day Care Centres Shutting Down"
ADCO board member explains how government FDK program is forcing centre closures and limiting parental choice.
August 30, 2013--Toronto Star"Full-day Kindergarten Forces Closure of Avenue Rd. Day Care"ADCO board member explains how government program undermines the viability of licensed child care programs.http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2013/08/30/fullday_kindergarten_forces_closure_of_avenue_rd_daycare.html
July 23, 2013--CHTV News"Day Care Concerns"ADCO board member helps parents understand the difference between licensed and unlicensed child care.http://www.chch.com/daycare-concerns/
May 22, 2013--TVO's The Agenda with Steve Paikin"Child care in a full-day kindergarten world"ADCO Co-President Wendy Marshall participates in a panel discussion, helping parents understand the difference between licensed child care and the government's school-based kindergarten program.http://ww3.tvo.org/video/191545/child-care-full-day-kindergarten-world
April 12, 2012--QP Briefing"Day Care Spaces No Cure-All: ADCO"ADCO Government Relations Committee Chair explains challenges facing licensed child care programs, as a result of Government's full-day JK/SK initiative.http://qpbriefing.com/day-care-spaces-no-cure-all-adco