QCCN supports a region-wide community based partnership facilitated by an Advisory Committee with representation from Registered Early Childhood Educators and community organizations that provide access to a wide variety of advice, information and viewpoints. Read the Terms of Reference that provides guidance to the advisory committee in their principles, roles and responsibilities.

Advisory Committee Members

Katherine Martin A Child's World Family Child Care Services of Niagara
Priyanka Tan ECCDC, QCCN Coordinator
Lorrey Arial Bonilla ECCDC
Lori Bailey EarlyON Centres
Barbara Heerspring-Shorrock Family and Children's Services Niagara
Monique Ransom Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre/Aboriginal Head Start & Kindergarten Program
Sally Mazachowsky Inclusive Child Cares Support Committee
Ashley Belanger La Boite a soleil
Cynthia Bradshaw Ministry of Education
Melissa McLauchlan Niagara Child Care Sector Executive Committee
Michelle Maxwell Niagara Children's Centre
Drew Kean Niagara College
Sharon Milne Niagara Region Children's Services
Sandra Richardson and Pam Dilts    Niagara Region Public Health/HBHC
Jennifer Saltarelli Pathstone Mental Health
Helene Randle (Chair) Rosalind Blauer Child Care Centre
Tracy Belcastro Strive Niagara
Lucy Belchior YMCA of Niagara Child Care Services


QCCN is funded annually through Niagara Region Children's Services.