Information on Child Care and the Early Years

The Child Care and Early Years Act 2014 (Bill 10)

On August 31, 2015, the Child Care and Early Years Act came into effect. This new legislation replaces the Day Nurseries Act.

Find out how the new rules and regulations affect child care providers: Image of a child and child care specialist

“The New Child Care and Early Years Act: What Providers and Parents Need to Know”

What Parents and Providers Need To Know About Day Camps

Ontario regulations made under the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014:

Licensed operators are now required to have a program statement in line with How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years.

Creating Ontario Early Years Child and Family Centres

On February 19, 2016, the government announced its plan to move forward with integrating child and family programs to create Ontario Early Years Child and Family Centres.