About Children’s Services

A dedicated team of professionals provides a wide range of support programs and services, including:

Halton Region Child Care Centres

Services for Children with Special Needs

The Parent Infant Program supports:

  • children, ages birth to five, who are at risk for a developmental delay or have a developmental delay.
  • Inclusion Services supports children, ages two to school entry, who are attending licensed child care and meet eligibility criteria related to developmental delays.
  • Family and Community Behavioural Services provides behavioural services for individuals 2 - 21 years of age who have a diagnosis of a developmental disability.

Get more information on Services for Children with Special Needs.

Child Care Subsidy

Child care subsidy, or financial assistance with the cost of child care, is available to eligible families who are working, attending school, or looking for work. Get more information on Child Care Subsidy.

Supports for Parents

The Halton Region offers a wide variety of programs and services for families to support healthy child development and positive parenting, starting in preconception/pregnancy through raising teenagers. Check out HaltonParents for more information and supports. You can also connect directly with a public health nurse or child development staff in many ways:

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