What's New in Child Care - Alberta Human Services - Government of Alberta

What's New in Child Care

Below are the current and past updates and announcements from the Early Childhood Development Branch.

2016

2015

2014

  • Accreditation Funding Audit Top Observations; Subsidy Audit Top Observations
  • Effective September 1, 2014, eligible certified staff working in out-of-school (OSC) programs participating in accreditation can claim and receive wage top-ups up to 181 hours per month, year round.
    This policy change recognizes a shift in OSC programs operating full days to accommodate children requiring longer hours of care.

2013

2012

2011

2010

  • Important Reminders
    September 2010 – Memo to day care programs, out-of-school care programs and family day home agencies
    Regarding the Child Care Subsidy Grant Agreement and the Updated Claims Handbook
  • Important Reminders
    July 2010 – Memo to day care programs, out-of-school care programs and family day home agencies
    Regarding licence holder changes and accreditation site visits and claiming direct child care and administrative hours
  • Accreditation Funding Audit Top Four Observations
    May 2010 – Memo to day care programs, out-of-school care programs and family day home agencies
  • Professional Development Grant Application deadline
    January 2010 – Memo to day care programs, out-of-school care programs and family day home agencies

2009

Contact the Early Childhood Development Branch

Toll-free: 1‑800‑661‑9754 (Alberta only)
In Edmonton: 780‑422‑1119

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Modified: 2017-02-03
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