RESOURCES & FAQ
Affordable Child Care Benefit (ACCB)
As of September 2018 the Subsidy program will no longer exist, in it’s place is the new Affordable Child Care Benefits. One of the biggest changes to the new funding is that the threshold earnings per 2 income families is now $111,000.00
Try out the ‘online estimator’ which will tell you approximately what you would receive per month. You can also use the ‘apply online’ link to make your application online, no more faxing or mailing documents in. The Government is working to make the application process as seamless and easy as they can for families. Can’t hurt to spend a few minutes to see how much you qualify for!
Link provided for all things health related; Healthy eating, physical activity, health services, discussion topics, tools , resources, and more!
Information containing the Child Care Act, what we as a Centre are legislated to provide, contact information at Licensing.
Island Health at Queen Alexandra (QA) Centre for Childrens Health is one of our partners in creating inclusive care for all children.
Strawberry Vale Elementary School
Here is the link to our school's website. https://strawberryvale.sd61.bc.ca/
Strawberry Vale Elementary School PAC
Attached is the PAC's website, which contains up to date activity calendars, upcoming fundraisers and events, and PAC meeting details at Strawberry Vale Elementary School. PAC-Overview PAC contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Frequently asked questions
What are your hours of operation?
Before School Care 7:30 am to 8:45 am Monday to Friday (school days)
Are you licensed?
We are licensed by the Island Health Authority (formerly VIHA) and follow the Childcare Licensing Regulations.
If my child does not attend Strawberry Vale Elementary, can they still attend your Out of School Care programs?
Are your staff qualified?
All of our staff have completed the following:
Do you accept families whose child(ren) require additional support?
Do you accept Affordable Child Care Benefit (ACCB)?
What are your policies regarding arrival and pick up at your programs?
Your child can only be signed out by an Authorized Pick Up person. This information is part of your registration information and may be added to at anytime however all requests must be made in writing. All children must be signed in by an adult (19 years or older).