Finding Childcare in Toronto

Child care in the City of Toronto is available in over 900 licensed child care centres and through 21 licensed home child care agencies working with over 2,000 approved home care providers. Children served by licensed child care range in age from infant to school age.

Whether parents need child care because they are working, attending school or simply because they would like an early learning experience for their child, a licensed child care program plays a vital role in the lives of many of Toronto's families.

With the help of early childhood professionals at the City and in the community, Children's Services has developed A parent's guide to licensed child care in Toronto . This guide will help parents understand the licensed child care system, recognize the signs of a quality program and find child care that meets the needs of their family.

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