Kingston. City Hall

Site: Kingston - 362 Montreal St, 2nd Flr

Service: Childcare & Early Years Services - Housing & Social Services Department

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-546-2695 ext 4825
Fax 613-546-2623
Primary Executive Laura Austin, Supervisor
Alternate Executive Amy Ruttan, Program Coordinator
Address & Map
362 Montreal St, 2nd Floor
Kingston, ON K7K 3H5
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides assistance with childcare fees to eligible families based on family income and eligible hours * eligible hours of subsidized care based on parent(s) hours of attendance in an education/training program and/or hours of employment * subsidized licensed childcare programs available to residents of the City of Kingston and County of Frontenac 
* The City of Kingston's Childcare Programs Division administers funding of childcare programs including General Operating funding, Wage Subsidy Enhancement and Special Needs Resourcing * a list of subsidized licensed childcare centres in the City of Kingston and Frontenac County is available on the website or by request
Hours Mon, Wed-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 8:30 am-5:30 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston
Eligibility Residents of the City of Kingston or of the County of Frontenac
Application Anyone requesting a subsidized licenced childcare space are responsible for registering on “The Centralized Childcare Registry Information Services” (CCRIS) website at to secure a space for their child at the centres of their choice * if a parent needs assistance in registering their child on CCRIS, they may contact the City at 613-548-3535 * when a subsidized childcare space is offered to a family, the Childcare Centre will forward a Confirmation of Space form to Housing & Social Services, Childcare Programs who will contact the family to schedule an appointment to determine the family's eligibility
Languages English ; French - childcare available ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged - available for subsidy appointments. * Inform office of need when making appointment.
Fees Parent Fees for subsidized childcare based on the provincial Income Testing formula
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Date Updated 23 Jul 2018
Service Categories Child Care Expense Assistance

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