For Early Years Operators

In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, County of Wellington Social Services offices are closed to the public until further notice.  Children’s Early Years will continue to provide service over the phone, by mail and through electronic communication.  Please see below for service options.

Dropping off a document?
Please use the drop off boxes located on the exterior of our office buildings at 129 or 138 Wyndham Street, Guelph.

Child Care Subsidy
Help for families to pay for licensed child care for children is available for families who are financially eligible and have an approved reason for service. For more information visit our Child Care Fee Subsidy page.
To apply call 519.837.3620 x3090
Although our office is closed to the public, staff continue to be available to assist via phone and other electronic formats.

Need information on EarlyON Centres?
Please contact: Roger Gilbert, Manager of Children's Early Years Operations by email at: or by phone at or by phone at 519.837.3620 Ext 3844

For all other inquiries, please contact:
Luisa Artuso, Director of Children’s Early Years Division, please email or by phone at 519.837.3620 Ext. 3970

We appreciate your understanding and flexibility as we work to slow the spread of COVID-19.


visit our what is a purchase of service agreement   visit our operating criteria page
visit our fund grants to service providers page   visit our training and development page

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