Waiting lists for licensed child care centres can be long. It is important to start your search early and consider all of your options.
• Choosing child care information.
• Child care fee surveys, updated annually.
• Provincial child care subsidy information and assistance.
• Community based child care information sessions by request.
• A comprehensive list of all licensed and registered child care and early learning settings in Vancouver.
• Referrals to licensed and registered child care settings.
• Information and referrals to neighbourhood based child development and family support programs.
• Parent’s Guide to Selecting Childcare (PDF, 208kb, updated September 2009)
• Choosing Child Care (BC Health Guide website)
• Checklist for parents considering commercial child care (PDF, Coalition of Child Care Advocates of BC)
• Multilingual resources on choosing quality child care
• Child Care Fee Surveys
• Child Care Subsidy
• Province of BC, Child Care Programs Map