Province invests in more than 400 more childcare spaces in Greater Victoria
DEVON BIDAL Mar. 6, 2020
‘These extra spaces will provide relief for many families,’ says Cordova Bay Elementary PAC president
The B.C. government is helping to bring more than 400 new childcare spaces to the Capital Regional District (CRD).
On Friday morning, Katrine Conroy, Minister of Children and Family Development; Rob Fleming, Minister of Education and MLA for Victoria-Swan Lake; and Lana Popham, MLA for Saanich South were at Cordova Bay Elementary to announce investment in 462 new childcare spaces for the region.
In an effort to make quality childcare more affordable and accessible, the province is investing in the new spaces along with seven new projects with local school districts.