Families, Parents & Guardians

In this section, you will find information for families, guardians and parents looking for early learning and child care services for their children.

Specifically you can read about:

  • Early Learning and Child Care Programs will show you what types of programs exist, what programs are operated by the Region of Waterloo and how to find programs across the region.
  • Early Learning Kindergarten Programs provides information on schools offering full-day kindergarten and schools offering extended day programs.
  • Financial Help with Child Care Costs lists how to get help paying for child care and information on our waiting list.
  • Finding Quality Child Care will help you find quality child care and information on the elements of quality child care.
  • Support for Children with Special Needs is available if your child has special needs.

For more information on Early Learning and Child Care click here.  


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