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Childcare providers and organizations
Special needs programs
Summer camps
Parent resources

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Childcare providers and organizations:

On-campus childcare

The Campus Childcare Centre (CCC) is an incorporated, not-for-profit childcare centre designed to meet the needs of today's families. Conveniently located and committed to providing high-quality childcare services and programs, the CCC exists to serve the needs of students, faculty and staff at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and Durham College as well as local families.

The centre is staffed with a team of highly skilled early childhood educators who are dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing environment for your children. Rest assured your child will thrive in an encouraging, stimulating and friendly environment where programs are geared to the specific interests of the children who attend the centre. The staff with encourage your child to explore, question and discover.

The Campus Childcare Centre, Oshawa 289.222.0337

Local childcare

Durham Region has a variety of childcare arrangements available to parents including nursery schools, playschools, childcare centres and licensed or informal home childcare. Although there are many more options available to suit different needs, here is a list of some of the childcare arrangements available in Durham Region:

School House Playcare Centres, various locations 905.666.5500 ext. 5193
Durham Region YMCA Childcare Centres, various locations 905.438.0822 ext.440
Durham Region Children Services Division, various locations 1.800.368.0642
Wee Watch Home Daycare Providers, various locations 905.686.3995
Cardinal Nannies 905.666.2228

Canadian Childcare Directory

This directory offers a comprehensive list of available daycares by area:

Special needs programs:

Summer camps on campus:

There are many other summer programs and camps in and around the Durham Region. Here are some other links to get you started:

Parent resources