Local child care operators are supporting eligible frontline and health care providers with children age four to 12 who may not be able to accommodate their child’s learning/care at home during the period where are operating virtually as part of the Province-wide Stay-at-Home Order and Shutdown. This targeted emergency child care program is offered at no cost to eligible parents. Learn more about emergency child care.
Halton Region runs three quality licensed child care centres in accordance with the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014, and Regulations. The Regional Child Care Centres provide an enriched child care environment that nurtures and fosters each child's development by providing the highest quality programs in an inclusive setting. Programs are open to all children from 18 months to school age. Halton Region provides services to children with special needs through Inclusion Services.
To learn more, review A Guide to Halton Regional Child Care Centres. (PDF file) For more information about Halton Regional Child Care Centres, call 311.
Complete an application form for child care fee subsidy or call 311.
Note: Filling out the application form does not confirm your eligibility. To determine if you are eligible for a child care fee subsidy, please fill out the Child Care Subsidy form or call 311.
2021 Approved Rates