Media Advisory - Thursday October 9, 9:30 AM BC Child Care Press Conference, Vancouver



    VANCOUVER, Oct. 8 /CNW/ -

    
    BC VOTERS STILL NEED CHILD CARE
    Press conference
    Thursday, October 9 at 9:30am
    Kiwassa Harbour View Daycare Centre
    540 Penticton Street North, Vancouver
    

    Speakers:

    Susan Harney, chairperson, Coalition of Child Care Advocates of BC;
Heather Northrup, Vancouver parent; Darryl Walker, president, BC Government
and Service Employees' Union; Nancy McRitchie, executive director, Kiwassa
Neighbourhood House.
    The BC Child Care - Let's Make It Happen! campaign will discuss the
results of major new Environics polling data commissioned by the national
Code Blue for Child Care campaign showing that child care is a priority issue
for British Columbians.
    Three of four federal parties have made a commitment to build a universal
system of services. One party - the NDP - recognizes that child care is a
significant issue for British Columbians and has highlighted their commitment
to child care in BC in their federal election platform.





For further information:

For further information: Media, please contact Teresa Marshall,
communications, (604) 473-5454 or (604) 313-6103

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