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  • Mission Statement

    EHW Child Care Society has an ongoing commitment to provide high quality child care to all children and families by treating all members and staff with fairness and respect.

Proud to be named an Alberta Early Learning and Child Care Centre

Edmonton Hospital Workers Child Care Society is excited to have been named one the 100 new Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) Centres across Alberta.

Starting May 1, 2018, we will offer:

  • Capped parent fees at $25/day care,
  • Continued and enhanced implementation of the early learning and child care curriculum framework*,
  • Inclusive supports for children with diverse needs,
  • Expanded capacity in our Short-Term Contingency Care program

In addition, starting in October of 2018, we are excited to offer extended hours care (evenings and weekends); more information coming soon!

Waitlists

Thank you for your interest in our Early Learning and Child Care Centre program. Please understand that because space is limited, our program is offered on a first-come-first-served basis through our waitlist process. Children of current or returning member families are given first priority on our waitlist, followed by Glenrose Hospital employees, employees at other Alberta Health Services sites, and then the general community. To be included on our waiting list, please click here: (download waitlist form). We will contact you should a space become available.

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Questions

If you have additional questions about Alberta’s new Early Learning and Child Care Centres, please contact:  ELCC@gov.ab.ca.

*Play, Participation, and Possibilities: An Early Learning and Child Care Curriculum Framework for Alberta by Makovichuk,L., Hewes, J., Lirette, P., & Thomas, N., is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution –NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on the work found at flightframework.com

Extended Hours Now Available!

Edmonton Hospital Workers Child Care Society (EHWCCS) is pleased to begin offering extended-hours childcare, as part of its participation in the Government of Alberta’s ELCC Pilot. These extended hours are in addition to, and an extension of, our regular weekday program.

Regular care hours (waitlist availability only):

Monday through Friday: 6:45 am to 5:30 pm

Extended care hours:

Monday through Friday: 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7:00 am to 9:00 pm

Short Term Contingency Care (STCC):

Available during regular and extended hours; please contact our office for more information.

Rate: $25 per day, per child ($525/month, based on an average of 21 days per month)
Ages: 12 months through 6 years

Contact us to register; spaces are limited!