Ruth Bancroft

Ruth has worked in child care for over 30 years. Since 1978, she has been the Director of the Langara Child Development Centre, which is an inclusive campus child care program serving children from 18 months to 5 years of age. Ruth has experienced child care as an early childhood educator as well as a parent of two children. She’s been involved in the development of Supported Child Care in Vancouver and is a member of the Vancouver Local Supported Child Development Advisory Committee. She has also served as a board member of SpeciaLink, the national centre for child care inclusion and is currently a board member of the Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada.