Knox Day Nursery – CUPW Sponsored Child Care Program in Winnipeg
With financing from the CUPW Child Care Fund, Appendix “L” of the Collective Agreement Knox Day Nursery offers services for children from three months to eight years of age between the hours of 6:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m Monday to Friday.
Knox Day Nursery is staffed by qualified Early Childhood Educators and additional support staff. They provide a well-planned and varied program as they feel children learn best by hands on experiences. Knox Day Nursery, Inc. is located at 406 Edmonton Street downtown. Their day program is open 6:30am – 5:30pm, and their extended hour program is open till 7:30pm.
In Winnipeg, the CUPW Sponsored Child Care Program is helping members by providing:
- Reliable, dependable, flexible child care.
- Quality care under the guidance of Early Childhood Educators.
- A 40 % subsidy to CUPW members enrolled in the project.
- Emergency care (as space is available) for members who need back-up to their regular child care. *Please note for emergency care members should register with the centre beforehand.
If you are interested in the services Knox Day Nursery offers or would like to put your name on a future wait-list please be sure to contact Heather at Knox 204-943-1795 and be sure to tell her you are a CUPW member.
Extended Hours Quality Care
The Extended Hours project at Knox Day Nursery is part of CUPW’s commitment to help members across the country with their changing child care needs. If you have children between three months and six years of age and need extended hours care, you can take advantage of the Knox Day Nursery Extended Hours Project.
If you are interested in Knox Day Nursery’s Extended Hour Project or would like to put your name on a future wait-list please be sure to contact Heather at Knox 204-943-1795 and be sure to tell her you are a CUPW member.
If you would like more information about Knox Day Nursery or the CUPW Child Care Fund please call the Secretary Treasurer at the Local office at 942-6323 ext.1.
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