Child care

A planned national child-care system will be outlined in the spring budget.
Chrystia Freeland is proposing to send extra child-benefit payments to families next year.
Jobs in fields dominated by men, like STEM, are booming in the pandemic, while women are under more pressure to stay home.
Quality daycare needs to be part of Canada's economic infrastructure.
The Liberals already a passed a motion with NDP support to transfer $2 billion to the provinces for child care.
Extra communication will be key.
There will be increased cleaning and no visitors allowed in the centres.
Justin Trudeau's government has been quietly probing how to send provinces more money for child care.
Each province is dealing with the issue differently, but economists say employers must be flexible.
The daycare is in the Suncor Energy Centre.