Child Care and Early Learning System Related Documents

Child Care Service Plans provide an overview of the existing child care services and our plans for improvements to the system. The 2015-2018 plan includes how we will transition child care into a high quality early learning and child care system. 

The County of Wellington Child Care Operating Criteria is our tool to measure quality in child care.

To learn about how children in our communities are doing in terms of their health and well-being: Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Report Cards on the Well-Being of Children.

The Economic Value of Child Care describes how high quality, publicly funded, licensed child care helps families and the economy in our area.

List of licensed child care programmes in Wellington and Guelph

What to bring to your Fee Subsidy appointment

Growing Great Kids Guelph-Wellington is a partnership of organizations making it easier for families to access community-based services and supports for children prenatal to age 6 in Wellington and Guelph.

The Supporting the Child Care Transition Action Plan was produced in 2012 by Child Care Services and the Quality Child Care Initiative. Many of the materials are updated and available from the Quality Child Care Initiative.

More information about the government of Ontario's child care modernization planning and implementation is available on the Ministry of Education website.

The County of Wellington Child Care General Operating Grant Strategy has been approved for 2016. 

The County of Wellington Board of Directors Handbook is a tool developed especially for Guelph and Wellington County Child Care Boards of Directors and Supervisors.  

Provide your feedback before April 1, 2016 to the Government of Ontario on Phase 2 of the Regulations related to the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014 and the Education Act