Community Services

Community Services facilitates and administers many programs for Dufferin County residents such as Children's Services, Housing Programs, Employment Services, Financial Assistance, and more. Use the resources below for more information. 

Children's Services

Children's Services

The Children’s Services division is responsible for planning, managing, and funding the Dufferin area Early Learning system, namely Child and Family Programs (EarlyON) and Licensed Child Care.


Housing Programs and Services

Subsidized housing is provided by Dufferin County, non-profit and co-op housing providers, and private landlords through rent supplement agreements.

Employment Support

Income and Employment

Visit an Employment Resource Centre for access to job postings and the tools needed for job searching. Staff are available to provide advice and assistance.

Contact Community Services

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.


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

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