The PET Commitee's purpose is to provide educational opportunities for child care professionals to network with colleagues as well as accessing professional development opportunities that provide relevant up-to-date information on the current issues with the child care profession.

Goals and Objectives:

The PET Committee will undertake the responsibility of coordinating and implementing the following educational and training opportunities:

  1. Annual Child Care Conference
  2. Facilitate professional development workshops at minimum (10) workshops per annum.
  3. Facilitate Supervisor’s Network opportunities at minimum (3) workshops per annum.


Membership representatives will have a broad focus of organizations providing both direct and indirect services to children. The Committee welcomes all individuals who have an interest in providing training opportunities for the Durham Region Child Care Community. We are always looking for individuals to be members of the PET Committee, as well as individuals who have an interest in being a presenter.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the PET Committee or have an interest in presenting, please contact us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..