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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-736-5355
Fax 613-736-8378
Address & Map
700 Industrial Ave, Suite 600
Ottawa, ON K1G 0Y9
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Physical Access Partially Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Supports children and their families through services that meet their diverse developmental, early learning and child care needs * referral to child care programs * operates 13 programs in various locations across the City of Ottawa * provides a continuum of child care, information, support and early years services 
* Group Child Care Centres: Kindergarten and school age program at Riverview Alternative School; pre-school and kindergarten and school age program at Stittsville Public School, at Carleton Heights Public School and Charles H. Hulse Public School; kindergarten and school age program at Alta Vista Public school; full day toddler, preschool program and school age program at Overbrook Child Care, attached to Queen Mary Public School; George Street, toddler and preschool program for children between the ages of 18 months and 5 years; toddler and preschool program at Sunflower Child Care Centre; and infant, toddler and preschool program at Wellington Child Care Centre. 
* Licensed Home Child Care: for children 3 months to 12 years of age 
* Short Term Child Care: for mildly ill children and emergency care 
* Children's Integration Support Services: provides supports and resources to licensed child care centers who include children with special needs in licensed child care settings for families who reside in the City of Ottawa 
* Ottawa Forest & Nature School: At Ottawa Forest and Nature School (OFNS), children spend full days outdoors in local woodlands and green spaces, in various urban and near-urban parks, natural spaces adjacent to or on school grounds, or natural playgrounds and outdoor classrooms.  
* Early Years Centre: for parents/caregivers and their children 0-6 years of age, playgroups, toy lending, workshops 
* Child Care Consulting Services: consulting service on child care, work and family issues 
* Toy Lending Library is located at Don Reid Dr (one block west of the intersection of Walkley and Conroy) and is open Wednesday evening, Tuesday afternoon and Saturday morning
Hours Administration 8:30 am-4:30 pm * visit website for program hours
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Varies by program
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees Service ; Fee assistance available for those who meet the criteria ; assistance is provided by the City of Ottawa.
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1911
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Grants - Child care subsidies ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106710965 RR0001 ; Fees - User fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 23 Sep 2019
Service Categories Child Care Centres ; Child Care Centres ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Child Care Mental Health Consultation Programs ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Child Care Provider Referrals ; Children's Play Groups ; Drop In Child Care ; Early Childhood Family Centres ; Extended Child Care ; Family Child Care Homes ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Preschools ; Preschools ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; School Based Integrated Services ; Sick Child Care ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Child Care Issues ; Tiny Tots ; Toy Libraries/Toy Loan Programs

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