Children's Services

June 18, 2015
Media Release
Important Updates for Licensed and Unlicensed Child Care

In December 2014, the Child Care Modernization Act, 2014 was passed by the Legislature and received Royal Assent.

October 29, 2014
Media Release
We All Depend On Childcare

Wednesday October 29, 2014 marks the 14th Annual Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day, and Huron County is celebrating in a big way.

May 14, 2014
Media Release
Touch the Truck Returns for Sixth Year

Huron County, ON — Kids get to put their imagination in gear and go at the sixth annual children’s literacy event, “Touch-the-Truck”, on Saturday, June 14, 2014.

April 28, 2014
Media Release
ECE Career Fair: An Investment in Huron & Perth’s Future

A Career Fair is being held May 14, 2014 at the REACH Huron Centre in Clinton to attract and retain qualified Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) in both Huron and Perth counties.

February 14, 2014
Media Release
Math CAN be Fun… Together We Add Up

Would you like your children to experience success in math? Did you dislike math when you were in school? ESSO Family Math offers fun activities for children and parents to participate in together, in such a way that the children do not realize they are learning math.

January 16, 2014
Media Release
Making Physical Literacy a Part of Family Literacy

Huron County, ON — Family Literacy Day is coming on January 27, 2014. Huron County Children’s Services has been participating in Family Literacy Day for the last eight years in conjunction with the child care centres and Early Years programs in the County.

August 23, 2013
Child Care Subsidy Calculator

If your family income is less than $20,000 your child care costs may be fully subsidized by the County. If your family income is over $20,000 you will be required to pay a portion of your child care costs.

EarlyON Programs

EarlyON professionals offer a variety of free programs and services throughout Huron County. EarlyON programs provide play based learning for children and their parents and caregivers through play, song, games, sensory and creative experiences.

Growing Together Early Learning Resource Program

Growing Together Early Learning Resource Program supports families to help children develop to their full potential.

Ontario Works

The Ontario Works Child Care Program provides assistance for Ontario Works clients who are involved in approved activities (i.e. school, training, community placement, job search or employment).