What is Emergency Childcare (ECC)?
Emergency Childcare means a need for childcare arising from an unexpected event that would prevent the parent or usual caregiver from providing care. Some examples are the sudden illness of a parent or a sudden deployment that does not allow the family sufficient time to implement their childcare plan.
What do I do if my Family Care Plan (FCP) falls through?
If your FCP falls through, C/MFRC is authorized to fund up to 72 continuous hours of emergency childcare in certain circumstances.
How do I access Emergency Childcare?
To access the Emergency Childcare service you need to call the KMFRC main office at ext. 5195. After hours Emergency Childcare is coordinated through the Base Duty Centre at 613-541-5010 ext. 5330