Resources and helpful links


Ministry of Education

Child Care and Early Years Act

Outlines the rules and regulations that affect child care in Ontario.


Early Learning Framework

A guide to support early childhood programs in Ontario.


E.L.E.C.T: Early Learning for Every Child Today

A frame work for Ontario Early Childhood Settings


Home Child Care Association of Ontario:


The Child Care Healthy Eating and Active Living Guidelines

Resources and training modules for providers.


Canadian Child Care Federation

Works to improve the quality of child care services for Canadian families


First Words

Provides free services for families with children from birth to eligibility for Senior Kindergarten, who require support with speech and language learning.


Caring for Kids

Child health information from the Canadian Paediatric Society


Guidelines for Communicable Disease and Other Childhood Health Issues for Schools and Child Care Facilities (CCF)


College of Early Childhood Educators


Ottawa Student Transportation Authority

Provides information on school busing schedules, stop locations, bus cancelation, etc.


Conseil des Écoles catholiques de langes française du Centre-Est:


Conseil des Écoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario:


Ottawa-Carleton District School Board:


Ottawa Catholic School Board: