Find and pay for child care
Get help finding, choosing and paying for child care.
Know your options
Search for child care
After you’ve found child care options for your family:
Before you choose a child care provider, ask questions about costs, health, safety, nutrition and more.
Learn about the Canada-wide Early Learning and Child Care system
Get information about Ontario’s action plan under the Canada-wide Early Learning and Child Care system, how we’re lowering child care fees, increasing access, and supporting enhanced access and inclusion
How to start and operate a child care program
Learn about the rules and requirements to operate a child care program in Ontario.
Learn how to get a child care licence in Ontario, including how to apply, information on fees and required approvals.