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NOW and NEXT

193 EpisodesProduced by Story Studio Network, Dave Trafford, Erin TraffordWebsite

Welcome In!This is the home for our SSN daily flagship podcast - NOW & NEXT. Join Story Studio Network's Chief Executive Producer Dave Trafford Monday to Thursday, highlighting news stories of the day that are most likely to affect you and your family, you and your business, you and your future.PLUS… read more

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What's going on with the $10/day daycare plan in Ontario?

Remember all the noise from the Ontario government about getting daycare rebate cheques to families in May, after Ford Nation agreed to be part of the national daycare program? Well, no cheques in May. No cheques in June. In fact, there's only one municipality in the GTA that has opened up its application process for daycare operators. There is precious little indication that this program will do much for the families who need the support or for the licenced operators who provide the service.  The promise was to have the $10/day program fully implemented by 2025.  At this rate, the majority of kids who need the daycare now will "age out" by the time the government gets its act together.

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