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.
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