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Childcare Resource and Research Unit
About this Member 

The Childcare Resource and Research Unit is an early childhood education and child care (ECEC) policy research institute with a mandate to further ECEC policy and programs in Canada.

The Childcare Resource and Research Unit was established to:

  • provide public education, resources and consultation on ECEC policy and research;
  • foster and support research in various fields focusing on ECEC;
  • carry out relevant research projects and publish the results;
  • support, promote and provide communication on ECEC policy and research.

CRRU plays an integral role in the policy development process by:

  • anticipating the need for information resources on particular ECEC issues;
  • collecting, organizing, packaging and disseminating ECEC information resources;
  • keeping up-to-date on new information and developments related to programs, research and policy in the ECEC field;
  • facilitating communication among people involved in ECEC;
  • providing interpretations of research and policy materials in a form useful for people with an interest in ECEC in Canada;
  • undertaking research and evaluation as well as supporting and consulting with others involved in these activities.
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