Children's Services

Dufferin County delivers a wide range of programs, resources, and services to support early childhood development and child care in the community.

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Child Care Fee Subsidy

Dufferin County offers a Child Care Fee Subsidy to eligible families who have children between 0-12 years of age. 

Please be advised that there may be a waitlist for Child Care Fee Subsidy.

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar is a community initiative to promote and support early childhood educators in their continuous commitment to excellence in early learning and child care programs. The program provides a framework for best practice to guide early learning, child care operators, and EarlyON child and family centres in delivering high quality services for children and families.

Contact Children's Services


W. & M. Edelbrock Centre, 30 Centre Street, Orangeville, ON L9W 2X1

Monday through Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm