The direction for the DRCCF is provided by a Board of Directors under the leadership of an Executive Committee comprised of President, Vice-President and Secretary-Treasurer positions. 

If you are interested in joining the Board of Directors of the DRCCF, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us at or 905-427-8862 ext. 337.

Responsibilities of Board Members include but are not limited to:

  • Displaying a commitment to and understanding of the Vision, Mission, values and Beliefs and Policies of the DRCCF
  • Representing the DRCCF externally
  • Working and participating towards a common goal within the entity's structure
  • Actively participating in Board and/or Committees/Task Groups
  • Participating in providing educational opportunities in the community
  • Maintaining confidentiality and ensure proper protocol regarding lines of communication

The recruitment process for Director appointment will make every attempt to ensure broad-based representation based on the following:

  • Geographical split
  • Cross section of skills and expertise
  • Appointment of one delegate from Durham College of Applied arts and Technology (ECE Department)
  • Appointment of one delegate employed by an agency providing supports to children with special needs
  • A mix of licensed child care providers, including non-profit/commercial, urban/rural, group/home care, individual/corporation and a variety of age groupings.
  • Family support services 
  • Other community members that support the principles of the organization