Riverside Park Nursery School


Located in the Riverside United Church, our Riverside Park Nursery School offers care for families located in Ottawa’s south end. 

We offer a half day (8:30 to 12:00) toddler program for children between the ages 18 months and 2.5 years old, a half day (8:30 to 12:00) preschool program for children between the ages of 2.5 and 5 years old. We also offer a nearby nature preschool program for children aged 2.5 and 5 years old. 

Playroom in Riverside Park Nursery school, front view.

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Information for Parents

Daily Rates 2024

IMPORTANT NOTICE: We are enrolled in the Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care program (CWELCC); the rates above reflect a reduction of our previous fees by 52.75% (or to the threshold of $12.00 / day). By September 2025, fees expected to be an average of $12.00 per day.
Program3.5 HR Core Day4.0 HR Extended #14.5 HR Extended #2
2 Day Toddler$17.87$20.10$22.33
2 Day Preschool$16.97$19.21$21.44
3 Day Toddler$15.63$17.87$20.10
3 Day Preschool$15.19$17.42$19.65
5 Day Toddler$15.63$17.87$20.10
5 Day Preschool$15.19$17.42$19.65
Toddler Summer Camp$20.10
Preschool Summer Camp$19.66

Wish to pay by credit card? That is an option but please note: 

  • There is a 2.2% + 30 cents charge on all CAD transactions made with a Canadian Visa and MasterCard credit cards. 
  • There is a 2.4% + 30 cents charge on all CAD transactions made with a Canadian AMEX credit cards and International credit cards. 

We offer both full fee and subsidized spaces (when available). To determine if you qualify for a child care subsidy please click here.

Contact Us

For general inquiries about our child care services, questions about the application process, and program availability, connect with our Parent Navigator:

Tel. 613-736-1913 x 206

E-mail: pn@afchildrensservices.ca

To contact the centre directly



3191 Riverside Drive
Ottawa, ON K1V 8N8

Children playing tea

Hours of Operation

8:00 am to 12:30 pm

Monday through Friday

This centre may be closed for statutory holidays please consult the parent handbook for more information.