Children with Disabilities and Special Needs

Do you have questions about your child's development? 

You can call HERE 4 Kids anytime to access support and services for children and families.  

Here for Kids 1.844.454.3711 call anytime to access Support and Services for Children and Families

HERE 4 Kids is a free telephone line operated by Canadian Mental Health Association-Waterloo-Wellington. 

As of January 1 2018, KIDSLINE no longer exists

Children with disabilities and special needs in licensed child care

The County of Wellington Children's Early Years Division partners with community service agencies to support licensed child care programmes to care for all children. 

This means that children with disabilities and special needs are able to fully participate in child care programmes. Inclusion Supports Services is a team of community service agencies that work with families and child care staff to ensure this happens. Inclusion Support Services is a partnership of:

There is no cost to families for the programmes. 

For more information, contact the Children's Early Years Inclusion Coordinator:

Ronda Roy
Inclusion Coordinator
T 519-837-3620 x3760

Child care fee subsidy can help to pay for licensed child care. It is only available at centres that are subsidy approved by the County of Wellington. 



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