Resources

Heres is a list of resources for caregivers and other childcare collectives. We also have some toys and radical kids books that can be borrowed for events or by caregivers. Email childcarecollective@riseup.net to find out more about borrowing resources.

Services
Suggested Books
Kid's Books
Zines, Comics and Colouring Books
Websites
Intergalactic Conspiracy of Childcare Collectives


Services

Head and Hands: young parents program

Continuité-famille auprès des détenues (CFAD): services for incarcerated women and their families 

Concordia Student Parent Center

McGil Student Parent Network


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Suggested Books

My Baby Rides the Short Bus:The Unabashedly Human Experience of Raising Kids with Disabilities – edited by: Yantra Bertelli, Jennifer Silverman, Sarah Talbot

My Mamma Wears Combat Boots: A Parenting Guide for the Rest of Us – by: Jessica Mills

Everywhere All the Time: A new deschooling reader – edited by: Matt Hern

Rad Dad: Dispatches from the Frontiers of Fatherhood – edited by: Tomas Moniz, Jeremy Adam Smith

Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families in Social Justice Movements and Communities – edited by: Victoria Law, China Martens


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Kid's Books

Everybody Cooks Rice – by Norah Dooley

Where on Earth is my Bagel? – by Frances and Ginger Parks

Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry – by Mildred D. Taylor

Hairs/Pelitos – by Sandra Cisneros

Skin Again
Be Boy Buzz
Grump Groan Growl
Happy to be Nappy
Homemade Love – by bell hooks

A rule is to break: A child’s guide to Anarchy – by John Seven and Jana Christy

The Streets are Free – by Kurusa and Monika Doppert

10 000 Dresses – by Marcus Ewert

Different Dragon – by Jennifer Bryant

For Harriet: 25 empowering books for little black girls

Lee and Low: Books for Children of Colour

Julia Alvarez: children’s author worth checking out

List of Trans-Friendly Books for Kids

Zines, Comics and Colouring Books

The Little Red Coloring Book

Radical Coloring Book


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Websites

Dont Leave Your Friends Behind: blog about supporting caregivers

Zapagringo: blog post about revolutionary childcare

Eleven O’Clock Alchemy: blog post on family-friendly radical movements

Sesame Street: tool kit for kids with incarcerated caregivers


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Intergalactic Conspiracy of Childcare Collectives

Bay Area Childcare Collective

Regeneración Childcare NYC

DC Childcare Collective

Kidz City Baltimore

La Semilla Childcare Collective Austin

ChiChiCo (Chicogo)

Los Angeles Childcare Collective