DIRECTORY OF SERVICES FOR
FAMILIES IN DUFFERIN COUNTY
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
The County of Dufferin delivers a wide range of programs and services to support early child development and child care in the community.
FINDING QUALITY CHILD CARE
Are you looking for Child Care? Find out about your child care options, what the best evidence says about quality, and how to improve your chances of accessing high-quality child care. The Early Years are important and have a long-lasting impact on a child’s future. The County provides information and resources to help choose quality child care.
CHILD CARE FEE SUBSIDY
The County of Dufferin provides a child care Fee Subsidy to eligible Dufferin families to help them pay for licensed child care.
CHILD CARE OPERATOR SUPPORT
The County of Dufferin provides support to licensed child care providers through Ministry of Education funding, including wage enhancement for licensed providers.
JEAN HAMLYN DAY CARE
Jean Hamlyn Day Care is a municipal child care centre, owned and operated by the County of Dufferin and licensed under the Ministry of Education.
ONTARIO EARLY YEARS CENTRE
The County of Dufferin OEYC is a FREE place to learn and play for parents/caregivers and children up to 6 yrs old. There are four locations in Dufferin County.
The County of Dufferin supports early literacy and numeracy development in the community through parent and parent-child programs and resources.
RESEARCH AND PLANNING
The County of Dufferin supports early years research, evaluation and information needs in the community. Children’s Services leads the planning of early years and child care services in Dufferin.
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