The Medicine Hat & District Child Care Association is a unique network of child care centers, preschools, day home agencies and out of school cares operating in Southeast Alberta. The Association is over 80 members strong. Our Mission is to support the child care community by promoting quality outcomes for children 0-12 years of age.

Upcoming Events

  • October 1, 2020: Psychological First Aid Webinar with Chidinma Okoli and Katie Clampitt from Alberta Health Services.  Here is the Fact Sheet with more information.  Here are the Registration Details.  To register please send an email here with your name and program.
  • February 2021.  Marc Battle, Early Learning and Child Care Instructor, Red River College, Winnipeg, Manitoba.  

Professional Development

August 24, 2020: Services for Children in Medicine Hat webinar with School Districts and Alberta Health Services.  Watch the session here.

June 10, 2020 Carolina Hall presented on Coping Through Uncertain Times: How COVID-19 Has Impacted Our Mental Health.  Here is the link to watch the recording.  You can also download the handout here.

May 7, 2020 Joanne Keilty presented on Guiding Children’s Behaviour.  Here is the link to watch the recording.  You can also download the handouts here.

Interested in becoming an Approved Family Day Home Provider?

Check out the Government of Alberta’s website for more info.

Contact one of our member Day Home Agencies.