Children's Services

April 27, 2020
COVID-19 – County of Huron Provides Emergency Child Care to Essential Workers

County of Huron is collaborating with Relouw Early Childhood Learning Centre in Exeter and Huron County Community Home Childcare program to provide Emergency Licensed Child Care free of charge to essential workers.

April 23, 2020
Emergency Licensed Child Care

During the current COVID-19 pandemic, the County of Huron (as the Service System Manager of Child Care and Early Years for the County of Huron) together with the Province of Ontario, recognizes that health care and other essential frontline workers must continue to go to work to support our communities. The County of Huron is […]

October 24, 2017
Ontario Expanding Early Years Programming for Children and Families

100 New EarlyON Child and Family Centres Being Created Across the Province

July 21, 2017
Ontario Increasing Access to Affordable Child Care

Province Appoints Expert Reviewer to Conduct Affordability Study

June 19, 2017
The Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario Concludes the First Early Learning and Child Care Bilateral Agreement

The Governments of Canada and Ontario are making significant investments in early learning and child care systems so that each and every child has the opportunity to succeed and reach their full potential.; With confidence and a sense of optimism, federal investments will create more high-quality, affordable child care across the country and improve the lives of Canadian children and their families.

June 7, 2017
Ontario Making Child Care More Accessible and Affordable for Families

Ontario is helping children and families access affordable, quality child care with a historic new investment to help 100,000 more children access licensed child across the province.

May 17, 2017
Read to Baby Bundle

Kids First Early Literacy Network is a non-profit network of Huron Perth services, agencies and organizations that support families with children prenatal to 6 years of age. Our Early Literacy Network is striving to improve literacy levels of families in Huron and Perth through a program we call “Read to Baby Bundle”.

May 2, 2017
Ontario’s Rural Education Strategy

In Ontario, about 15% of all students are enrolled in rural public schools. In many rural communities, there has been a decline in the number of school-aged children. We want to hear your thoughts on how we can serve these students effectively and make the best use of public resources.

November 16, 2016
211 Ontario’s New Campaign – Help Starts Here

211 Ontario with the support of Green Shield Canada and United Ways has developed a fall campaign called Help Starts Here.

June 2, 2016

County of Huron Departmental Application forms.