As of March 28, 2022, Ontario signed onto the Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care (CWELCC) Agreement, which aims to reduce child care fees for families. Eligible child care fee refunds for families whose child care operator has opted into the program will be retroactive to April 1, 2022.


Input your address into our locator to find a child care centre near you. This locator can also find before-after school programs.

Toronto’s licensed child care system has over 1,000 centres and 19 home child care agencies providing early learning and care for children up to 12 years of age. The City supports quality programs which promote healthy outcomes for all children.