Licensed Child Care Availability


NEW! We invite you to review our Centre Features Comparison Chart to determine which of our centres is most suitable to your child care needs.

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Centre-based Child Care Program Availability

Please ensure you continue to update your program choices, preferred start date, and contact information on the City of Ottawa Child Care Registry and Waitlist.

We appreciate your continued confidence in the quality and safety of the early learning and child care services offered by our agency.

Current Centre-based Available Spaces (updated November 5th, 2021)

This availability is usually updated weekly; spaces listed as available now may be filled between updates.

East

 
Overbrook 
Toddler2
Preschool3
School Age6
Sunflower 
Toddler6
Preschool (FR)6
Preschool (EN)3

Center/Downtown Area

 
Capital Child Care 
Toddler4
PreschoolNo Availability
Tunney’s 
Infant1
ToddlerNo Availability
Preschool2
George Street  
Toddler4 (coming December)
Preschool5
Wellington 
Infant6 (coming January 2022)
ToddlerNo Availability
PreschoolNo Availability

South

 
Alta Vista  
Kindergarten (AM)10
Kindergarten (PM)6
School Age (AM)4
School Age (PM)12
Alta Vista Nursery School
Toddler PM (2 day)TBD
Preschool AM (3 day)TBD
Preschool PM (3 day)TBD
Preschool Adventure Days (1-2 day)TBD
Charles Hulse 
ToddlerNo Availability
Preschool (2.5-5yrs)1
Kindergarten(AM)No Availability
Kindergarten(PM)No Availability
School Age(AM)4
School Age(PM)4
Riverside Park Nursery School 
ToddlerNo Availability
Preschool3 (2 day program)
2 (5 day program)
Riverview Kinder & School Age Program  
Kindergarten (AM)2
Kindergarten (PM)1
School Age (AM)10
School Age (PM)8

West 

 
Carleton Heights 
Preschool (2.5-5yrs)No Availability
Kindergarten (AM)6
Kindergarten (PM)4
School Age (AM)5
School Age (PM)3
Colonel By (Carleton University) 
Infant1
ToddlerNo Availability
PreschoolNo Availability
Stittsville 
PreschoolNo Availability
Preschool (Nearby Nature)No Availability
Kindergarten (AM)3
Kindergarten (PM)No Availability
School Age (AM)15
School Age (PM)No Availability
School Age B&A, holidaysNo Summer Availability

Upcoming

 
Mooney’s Bay- August 2021 
InfantTBD
ToddlerTBD
PreschoolTBD
Forest Child Care Centre (at Wesley Clover Park)- March 2022
InfantTBD
Toddler TBD
PreschoolTBD

Manotick

Manotick Nursery School
Preschool (2 day)TBD
Preschool (3 day)TBD
Preschool (5 day)TBD

How to Register?

Visit the City of Ottawa’s Child Care Registry and Waitlist (CCRAW) at www.ottawa.ca/daycare. Find our program(s) in the “Apply to Programs” section under “Child & Application Information”, choose the appropriate age group and apply. If it is your first time on the CCRAW, you will need to create a profile and fill the “Parent/Guardian Information” and the “Child Details” before being able to apply.

For further assistance, connect with our new Parent Navigator, Bianca Tremblay.

Email: pn@afchildrensservices.ca                 Phone: (613) 736-5355 ext. 206


Subsidy

We offer both full fee and subsidized spaces (when available). To determine if you qualify for a child care subsidy please go to https://ottawa.ca/en/residents/social-services/childrens-services/get-help-your-child-care-costs#child-care-fee-subsidy.


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