Jan 20 :: Child Care Matters to Everyone :: Carolyn Ferns

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Date: 
Wed, 2016-01-20 12:00 - 13:30


Child Care Matters to Everyone: Coalition building for a real child care system in Ontario

Presenters: 

Carolyn Ferns (Public Policy and Government Relations Coordinator, Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care)

Talk description 
This talk will discuss the current work of the Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care in pushing for a real child care system in Ontario. We are broadening and deepening our coalition to show that child care really does matter to everyone and push for transformative change for Ontario's early childhood education and care service.

Event Details:

When: Wednesday, January 20th, 2016
Time: 12:00 Noon -1:30pm. 
Where: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (U of T),
252 Bloor St. West, (St. George Subway Station),
Room 3-104
*No registration required. 

Presenter Bios 

Carolyn Ferns is Public Policy and Government Relations Coordinator at the Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care. She worked for over ten years at the Childcare Resource and Research Unit, where she co-authored the Early Childhood Education and Care in Canada series. Carolyn has a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education and a Master's degree in Early Childhood Studies. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada and a member of the grassroots collective Advocates for Progressive Childcare Policy.

For more information, check out the website www.childcareontario.org/ and follow her and OCBCC on Twitter @CarolynFerns and @ChildCareON.

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