Marketplace's daycare investigation looked into 20 daycares in Ontario and B.C., and we asked about the number of complaints against unlicensed daycares in Ontario and B.C. since 2010.
Here's what we found out.
Ontario has received 757 complaints since 2010. Click here for more details (pdf opens in new window)
British Columbia (from all 5 Regional Health Authority Regions)
In British Columbia, the Ministry of Health works together with BC's regional health authorities.
We received statistics from all 5 Regional Health Authority Regions regarding complaints made about unlicensed facilities.
2010/2011= 178 Complaints Investigated
2011/2012= 150 Complaints Investigated
328 Total Complaints Investigated regarding Unlicensed Daycares in BC from 2010-2012.