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Explore Your Licensed Child Care Options on OneList Bruce County

Bruce County Children’s Services continues to work with parents and key community partners to help support the development of children in our region.

Bruce County Children’s Services continues to work with parents and key community partners to help support the development of children in our region. OneList Bruce County is an online tool that helps simplify the process of finding and applying for licensed child care. OneList Bruce County opens the door for finding licensed child care programs near your home or work, applying to multiple child care programs, and accessing applications anywhere, anytime.

Complete an online licensed child care application today at www.brucecountychildcare.ca

“Licensed child care programs must meet and maintain provincial health and safety standards set out in the Child Care & Early Years Act,” says Children’s Services Manager Tina Metcalfe, “Explore more information about licensed child care and check out our new “Choosing Quality Child Care Guide” on the Bruce County website for helpful information about selecting a quality child care program that best meets the needs of your child and family.”

Child Care Options in Bruce County:

  • Child Care Programs (Licensed) offer part-time and full-time care for infants, toddlers, preschool, and school-aged children at a variety of locations. Programs are licensed by the Ministry of Education and include Early Childhood Education (ECE) professionals.
  • Nursery School Programs (Licensed) offer part-time preschool programs for children ages 18 months to five years at a variety of locations. Nursery School Programs are licensed by the Ministry of Education and include ECE professionals.
  • Bruce County Home Child Care Program (Licensed) contracts and supports local individuals who provide child care out of their home. The Program is licensed by the Ministry of Education and offers part-time, full-time, and extended care for infants, toddlers, preschool, and school-aged children. Bruce County ECE professionals work closely with each Home Child Care Provider. 


For more information about the programs, supports, and services, and to view our Child Care and Early Years Service System Plan, please visit: brucecounty.on.ca/childrens-services