6-12 years - Child Care
PacificCARE's child care referral service is one of many child care resource and referral programs in BC that can help you in your search for child care. You can phone for one-on-one service and speak to a Parent Referral Consultant at 1-888-480-CARE (2273)
(Note: this is exclusive to Central and North Vancouver Island and Powell River parents)
Choosing Quality Child Care
Choosing a child care arrangement for your child is an important responsibility. It takes time, planning and patience to find the right caregiver – but it is worth the effort.
The link below will take you to a guide that describes the range of child care choices available to BC parents, provides some guidelines to help you decide on the child care arrangement that’s best for your family, and outlines the subsidies available to help parents pay for child care.
Parents can search for licensed child care facilities by city, by postal code and by licence category using the Child Care Search Tool