2015 Licensed Child Care Operators Survey

Francophone Regional Child Care Profiles

Introduction

The following Francophone Regional Profiles provide a summary of results for key survey questions including: type of care offered, subsidies, wages and fees for Francophone child care centres in each region. There is a profile for each of the six early years regions and a provincial profile for comparison purposes. In order to protect privacy, information was not included in areas where there were a small number of centres or agencies.

Francophone Child Care Centres – Ontario

Overview of Completion Rate, Provision of Care and Subsidies by Age Group
249 of 289 Francophone Child Care Centres (86%) and 4 of 4 Francophone Home Child Care Agencies (100%) in Ontario responded to the 2015 Child Care Survey (this includes 2 Bilingual Agencies that support both Francophone and Anglophone home child care providers and families). Responses from Francophone Agencies are not included due to the small number.

Francophone Child Care Centres – Ontario

  • 18% offer infant care, 65% offer toddler care and 87% offer preschool care.
  • 72% offer kindergarten care and 77% offer school age care.

Percentage of Children Receiving Subsidies by Age – Francophone Child Care Centres - Ontario

  • Infants – 35%
  • Toddlers – 26%
  • Preschoolers – 24%
  • Kindergarten – 10%
  • School Age – 13%
Staff Wages – Francophone Centres* - Ontario
Francophone Centres – Ontario Program Staff – RECE Program Staff – Other Supervisor Admin Other Staff 
$11.00-$15.00 16% 58% 59% 35% 32%
$15.01-$20.00 48% 35% 41%
$20.01-$26.26 28% 7% 23%
$26.27-$30.00 5% 0% 25% 22% 1%
$30.01-$35.00 2% 0% 9% 16% 4%
$35.01+ 0% 0% 7% 27% 0%

*Percentage of full-time staff in each range. Numbers may not add to 100% due to rounding.


Daily Parent Fees – Francophone Centres - Ontario
Francophone Centres – Ontario Child Care Centre (Range)
Infant $51
($27-$92)
Toddler $44
($28-$91)
Preschool $39
($21-$57)
Kindergarten Full Time $28
($17-$37)
Kindergarten Before & After School $18
($10-$23)
School Age Before & After School $18
($10-$23)

Focus on Francophone Child Care – Barrie Region

Barrie Region includes: City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough, County of Bruce, County of Grey, County of Northumberland, County of Simcoe, District Municipality of Muskoka, Regional Municipality of Durham, Regional Municipality of York.

Overview of Completion Rate, Provision of Care and Subsidies by Age Group
14 of 16 Francophone Child Care Centres (88%) in the Barrie Region responded to the 2015 Child Care Survey.

Francophone Child Care Centres – Barrie Region

  • 36% offer infant care, 100% offer toddler care and 100% offer preschool care.
  • 93% offer kindergarten care and 100% offer school age care. 

Percentage of Children Receiving Subsidies by Age - Francophone Child Care Centres – Barrie Region

  • Infants – 32%
  • Toddlers – 14%
  • Preschoolers – 15%
  • Kindergarten – 5%
  • School Age – 9%
Staff Wages – Francophone Centres* - Barrie Region
Francophone Centres – Barrie Region Program Staff – RECE Program Staff – Other Supervisor Admin Other Staff 
$11.00-$15.00 28% 64% 100% 71% 67%
$15.01-$20.00 49% 36% 0%
$20.01-$26.26 19% 0% 33%
$26.27-$30.00 4% 0% 0% 29% 0%
$30.01-$35.000% 0% 0% 0% 0%
$35.01+ 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

*Percentage of full-time staff in each range. Numbers may not add to 100% due to rounding.


Daily Parent Fees – Francophone Centres - Barrie Region
Francophone Centres – Barrie Region Child Care Centre (Range)
Infant $48
($41-$56)
Toddler $38
($34-$45)
Preschool $35
($31-$40)
Kindergarten Full Time $27
($18-$34)
Kindergarten Before & After School $18
($15-$20)
School Age Before & After School $17
($16-$19)

Focus on Francophone Child Care – London Region

London Region includes: City of Brantford, City of Hamilton, City of London, City of St. Thomas, City of Stratford, City of Windsor, County of Huron, County of Lambton, County of Oxford, Municipality of Chatham-Kent, Norfolk County, Regional Municipality of Niagara, Regional Municipality of Waterloo.

Overview of Completion Rate, Provision of Care and Subsidies by Age Group
40 of 48 Francophone Child Care Centres (83%) in the London Region responded to the 2015 Child Care Survey.

Francophone Child Care Centres – London Region

  • 15% offer infant care, 70% offer toddler care and 83% offer preschool care.
  • 68% offer kindergarten care and 68% offer school age care. 

Percentage of Children Receiving Subsidies by Age - Francophone Child Care Centres – London Region

  • Infants – 24%
  • Toddlers – 26%
  • Preschoolers – 23%
  • Kindergarten – 12%
  • School Age – 14%
Staff Wages – Francophone Centres* - London Region
Francophone Centres – London Region Program Staff – RECE Program Staff – Other Supervisor Admin Other Staff 
$11.00-$15.00 14% 50% 79% 43% 54%
$15.01-$20.00 69% 40% 43%
$20.01-$26.26 13% 10% 3%
$26.27-$30.00 3% 0% 21% 18% 0%
$30.01-$35.00 0% 0% 0% 18% 0%
$35.01+ 0% 0% 0% 21% 0%

*Percentage of full-time staff in each range. Numbers may not add to 100% due to rounding.


Daily Parent Fees – Francophone Centres - London Region
Francophone Centres – London Region Child Care Centre (Range)
Infant $48
($39-$54)
Toddler $43
($35-$51)
Preschool $38
($32-$46)
Kindergarten Full Time $29
($27-$35)
Kindergarten Before & After School $18
($16-$20)
School Age Before & After School $17
($15-$20)

Focus on Francophone Child Care – North Region

North Region includes: Algoma District, City of Greater Sudbury, District of Cochrane, District of Nipissing, District of Parry Sound, District of Sault Ste Marie, Thunder Bay District, District of Timiskaming, Kenora District, Manitoulin-Sudbury District, Rainy River District.

Overview of Completion Rate, Provision of Care and Subsidies by Age Group
60 of 66 Francophone Child Care Centres (91%) in the North Region responded to the 2015 Child Care Survey.

Francophone Child Care Centres – North Region

  • 32% offer infant care, 67% offer toddler care and 83% offer preschool care.
  • 72% offer kindergarten care and 82% offer school age care. 

Percentage of Children Receiving Subsidies by Age - Francophone Child Care Centres – North Region

  • Infants – 40%
  • Toddlers – 39%
  • Preschoolers – 39%
  • Kindergarten – 22%
  • School Age – 27%
Staff Wages – Francophone Centres* - North Region
Francophone Centres – North Region Program Staff – RECE Program Staff – Other Supervisor Admin Other Staff 
$11.00-$15.00 26% 89% 88% 46% 44%
$15.01-$20.00 67% 9% 50%
$20.01-$26.26 6% 2% 6%
$26.27-$30.00 1% 0% 8% 27% 0%
$30.01-$35.00 0% 0% 0% 6% 0%
$35.01+ 0% 0% 4% 21% 0%

*Percentage of full-time staff in each range. Numbers may not add to 100% due to rounding.


Daily Parent Fees – Francophone Centres - North Region
Francophone Centres – North Region Child Care Centre (Range)
Infant $46
($33-$52)
Toddler $38
($31-$41)
Preschool $35
($30-$38)
Kindergarten Full Time $34
($20-$37)
Kindergarten Before & After School $16
($10-$20)
School Age Before & After School $16
($10-$20)

Focus on Francophone Child Care – Ottawa Region

Ottawa Region includes: City of Cornwall, City of Kingston, City of Ottawa, County of Hastings, County of Lanark, County of Lennox & Addington, County of Renfrew, United Counties of Leeds & Grenville, United Counties of Prescott and Russell.

Overview of Completion Rate, Provision of Care and Subsidies by Age Group
105 of 120 Francophone Child Care Centres (88%) in the Ottawa Region responded to the 2015 Child Care Survey.

Francophone Child Care Centres – Ottawa Region

  • 11% offer infant care, 57% offer toddler care and 85% offer preschool care.
  • 68% offer kindergarten care and 74% offer school age care. 

Percentage of Children Receiving Subsidies by Age - Francophone Child Care Centres – Ottawa Region

  • Infants – 35%
  • Toddlers – 25%
  • Preschoolers – 22%
  • Kindergarten – 7%
  • School Age – 10%
Staff Wages – Francophone Centres* - Ottawa Region
Francophone Centres – Ottawa Region Program Staff – RECE Program Staff – Other Supervisor Admin Other Staff 
$11.00-$15.00 11% 34% 32% 28% 6%
$15.01-$20.00 35% 54% 39%
$20.01-$26.26 42% 11% 43%
$26.27-$30.00 8% 1% 41% 22% 2%
$30.01-$35.00 4% 0% 17% 19% 10%
$35.01+ 0% 0% 10% 31% 0%

*Percentage of full-time staff in each range. Numbers may not add to 100% due to rounding.


Daily Parent Fees – Francophone Centres - Ottawa Region
Francophone Centres – Ottawa Region Child Care Centre (Range)
Infant $64
($27-$92)
Toddler $48
($28-$91)
Preschool $41
($21-$57)
Kindergarten Full Time $23
($17-$27)
Kindergarten Before & After School $18
($14-$23)
School Age Before & After School $17
($13-$21)

Focus on Francophone Child Care – Toronto (Central) Region

Toronto (Central) Region includes: City of Toronto

Overview of Completion Rate, Provision of Care and Subsidies by Age Group
18 of 23 Francophone Child Care Centres (78%) in the Toronto (Central) Region responded to the 2015 Child Care.

Francophone Child Care Centres – Toronto (Central) Region

  • 11% offer infant care, 67% offer toddler care and 100% offer preschool care.
  • 78% offer kindergarten care and 67% offer school age care. 

Percentage of Children Receiving Subsidies by Age - Francophone Child Care Centres – Toronto (Central) Region

  • Infants – 92%
  • Toddlers – 14%
  • Preschoolers – 15%
  • Kindergarten – 19%
  • School Age – 20%
Staff Wages – Francophone Centres* - Toronto (Central) Region
Francophone Centres – Toronto (Central) Region Program Staff – RECE Program Staff – Other Supervisor Admin Other Staff 
$11.00-$15.00 14% 57% 24% 38% 50%
$15.01-$20.00 47% 32% 50%
$20.01-$26.26 30% 11% 0%
$26.27-$30.00 5% 0% 29% 13% 0%
$30.01-$35.00 2% 0% 29% 19% 0%
$35.01+ 3% 0% 18% 31% 0%

*Percentage of full-time staff in each range. Numbers may not add to 100% due to rounding.


Daily Parent Fees – Francophone Centres - Toronto (Central) Region
Francophone Centres – Toronto (Central) Region Child Care Centre (Range)
Infant $59
($45-$73)
Toddler $47
($35-$59)
Preschool $42
($30-$50)
Kindergarten Full Time $22
($17-$35)
Kindergarten Before & After School $20
($17-$25)
School Age Before & After School $18
($15-$23)

Focus on Francophone Child Care – Toronto (West) Region

Toronto West includes: County of Dufferin, County of Wellington, Regional Municipality of Halton, Regional Municipality of Peel.

12 of 17 Francophone Child Care Centres (71%) in the Toronto (West) Region responded to the 2015 Child Care Survey.

Francophone Child Care Centres – Toronto (West) Region

  • 8% offer infant care, 58% offer toddler care and 100% offer preschool care.
  • 100% offer kindergarten care and 92% offer school age care. 

Percentage of Children Receiving Subsidies by Age - Francophone Child Care Centres – Toronto (West) Region

  • Infants – 9%
  • Toddlers – 18%
  • Preschoolers – 9%
  • Kindergarten – 8%
  • School Age – 7%
Staff Wages – Francophone Centres* - Toronto (West) Region
Francophone Centres – Toronto (West) Region Program Staff – RECE Program Staff – Other Supervisor Admin Other Staff 
$11.00-$15.00 12% 57% 82% 45% 0%
$15.01-$20.00 50% 43% 63%
$20.01-$26.26 29% 0% 13%
$26.27-$30.00 9% 0% 9% 19% 0%
$30.01-$35.00 0% 0% 0% 14% 0%
$35.01+ 0% 0% 9% 22% 25%

*Percentage of full-time staff in each range. Numbers may not add to 100% due to rounding.


Daily Parent Fees – Francophone Centres - Toronto (West) Region
Francophone Centres – Toronto (West) Region Child Care Centre (Range)
Infant N/A
Toddler $47
($39-$56)
Preschool $40
($26-$48)
Kindergarten Full Time $28
($20-$37)
Kindergarten Before & After School $18
($12-$22)
School Age Before & After School $19
($16-$22)