Jean Hamlyn Day Care

Jean Hamlyn Day Care Centre is a municipal Child Care Centre, owned and operated by Dufferin County.

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Jean Hamlyn Day Care Centre is licensed by the Ministry of Education for a capacity of 65 children. Program staff are registered with the College of Early Childhood Educators (RECE).

When children are playing, they are learning! Jean Hamlyn Day Care Centre is current in Early Learning Practices, offering a play based emergent program focusing on the “Four Foundations of Learning.”

Jean Hamlyn Day Care Centre values the importance of communication between home and Centre and uses HiMama, an online tool to engage parents and empower staff.

Our Family Handbook is available below for your convenience.


  • Pre-school Program (children ages 2.5 - 4) Full and Part time
  • Early Learning Program (children ages 2.5 - 4) Part time
  • Before and After School Program for Kindergarten and School Age (children ages 4-12) Full and Part Time

Contact Jean Hamlyn Day Care

To help limit the spread of COVID-19, adjustments have been made to the way Dufferin County delivers services. For a list of current office appointment hours, closures, or cancellations, click on the banner at the top of the page.


65 McCarthy Street, Orangeville, ON L9W 3A3

Monday through Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm