Children's Services

Wage Enhancement Grants

Wage Enhancement Grants (WEG) for Centre Based Child Care and Home Child Care (HCCEG) may be available to eligible applicants who fill out the appropriate form below. Click here for more info.

2018 WE Application Form (for Centre Based Child Care Providers)
2018 WE Application Form (for Home Child Care Providers) 

Fee Stabilization Support Funding

On January 1, 2018 the Ontario legilature passed the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs act, 2017. In light of these changes, Fee Stabilization Support funding can help to to increase wages and stabilize licensed child care fees in Ontario. Click here for more info or download the application form below.

Child Care Registry

The District of Nipissing Child Care Registry is a single resource for researching and applying for licensed child care and approved recreation services.

What We Do

As a service system manager, DNSSAB’s Children’s Services plays a vital role in promoting healthy child development and quality early learning experiences that help to set the stage for future learning. The Children’s Services Department  provides subsidies for children to parents and caregivers in need of financial assistance who are working, students, or parents and caregivers of children recognized as having a special need.  Children’s Services manages the delivery of quality early learning and childcare services for children in an environment that is safe, responsive and inclusive. Funding within the District of Nipissing includes funding for special initiatives such as Special Needs Resourcing within licensed childcare settings.


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