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Child Care Resource and Referral

Helping parents and child care providers

The Child Care Resource and Referral Program (CCRR) is here to help all parents/guardians and childcare providers in the Corridor.

For parents, we:

  • Organize playgroups – a great way to spend a morning. Click below for details on playgroups and how to sign up
  • Connect you to childcare providers
  • Run a lending library with toys, resource boxes, equipment and books
  • Help you access the provincial government’s Affordable Child Care Benefit
  • Provide monthly workshops for parents and educators

For childcare providers, we:

  • Help you in your decision to become a Registered License Not Required (RLNR) Care Provider (caring for up to two children other than your own) or a Licensed Family Daycare through Vancouver Coastal Health
  • Provide monthly workshops for parents and educators
  • Provide bi-monthly network meetings
  • Publish a quarterly newsletter

Squamish Childcare Facility Guide

Opening hours

This program runs in Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton. Regular office hours in Squamish are:

  • Monday 8:30 – 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday 12 – 7 pm (Open Late!)
  • Wednesday 8:30 – 4:30 pm
  • Thursday 1  – 4:30 pm (playgroup in the morning)
  • Friday by appointment only

This program is funded by the Province of British Columbia.

“Friendly reliable staff that takes your concerns very seriously and helps to address them. As well as helps to facilitate anything you may need help with in the childcare environment.”

- Program participant

CCRR contact information

Lisa McIntosh, Child Care Ressource and Referral Coordinator