Childcare

Childcare in Essex is provided by private organizations. You can find many listed on the internet, or the phone book. Click here for a childcare search tool provided by the Ministry of Education.

A childcare subsidy is also available for those that qualify. Click here for more information on this childcare subsidy or call the 211 Call Centre for further information or visit www.211ontario.ca.

Essex also has several Ontario Early Years Centres and other Child and Family Programs.

Ontario Early Years Centres are places where parents and caregivers can:

  • Take part with their children in a range of programs and activities

  • Get answers to questions

  • Get information about programs and services that are available for young children and their families

  • Talk to early years professionals, as well as other parents and caregivers in the community

Early Years Centres in Windsor-Essex can be found here.