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Our Services

Centre-based Childcare

Full-time childcare program at the Centre for 55 children between 18 months and five years old.

Toddlers / Junior preschoolers / Senior preschoolers

Co-operative Nursery School

Part-time, early-learning program delivered at the Centre for children who will be three years old by Dec. 31st.

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Drop-in Playgroup

A welcoming setting at the Centre where children age 0-6 yrs can play and socialize, and parents and caregivers can share wisdom and stories.

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Home-based Childcare

Childcare program provided in safe, nurturing home environments for infants to children aged 12 years.

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Toy Library

A library bursting with more than 500 toys ready to be borrowed by Members for three weeks at a time.

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Evidence-based learning sessions to help you build skills and confidence on a variety of child-rearing topics.

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Operating in the heart of Nepean in Ottawa’s west end since 1991, CCS provides a range of care and early learning options for children from infancy to age 12. Inside the Centre, CCS offers a Centre-based Childcare program, the Part-time Co-operative Nursery School, the Drop-in Playgroup, parent and caregiver workshops and the Toy Library. Outside of the facility, we support Home-based Childcare environments for more than 100 children. CCS has the capacity to support 47 home-base care providers.

All of our programs are designed to nurture a child’s social, cognitive, emotional, language, and physical development.


Upcoming Workshops

  • November 21, 2017

    From Baby food To Table Food Ages 8-12 months - Tuesday

    Me and My Baby Program with Baby age 8 to 12 months.  This workshop is for the participant and their baby Learn strategies to successfully transition infants from baby food to table food. Discuss serving sizes, solving eating problems, ensuring adequate nutrition. Please note:  the doors to the centre do not open until 2:00 pm…Read more about From Baby food To Table Food Ages 8-12 months - Tuesday

  • November 27, 2017

    Power of Play

    Me and My Baby Program with baby  0 to 12 months.  This workshop if for you and your baby. The importance of play for infants.  What to expect through the stages of infant development. Register HereRead more about Power of Play

  • November 28, 2017

    Bully Awareness

    Tuesday November 1, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm For parents and caregivers of children age 3 years to 9 years. H How to identify signs of bullying in your child's world. Who is the bully? Who is the victim? What can you do as a parent to help? Register HereRead more about Bully Awareness

  • December 4, 2017

    Making Your Home Safe for Baby

    Me and My Baby Program with baby  0 to 12 months.  This workshop if for you and your baby. Find out how to make your home safer for baby. Register HereRead more about Making Your Home Safe for Baby

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“I will enjoy giving my baby many massages now that I know what to do. The techniques learned are useful and easy to use”

Infant Massage participant

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