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.
November 30, 2015
The Power of Play and Toys for Baby: "What kind of toys should I get for my Baby this Christmas?"
Resilience is the ability to steer though life challenges and find ways to bounce back and to thrive. Children build their resilience when they are given opportunities to learn skills and participate in meaningful activities at home and in their community. Practical tips for parents: on simple messages about how to build resilience from infancy…Read more about Building Resilience in Young Children
December 7, 2015
Find out what you can do to encourage your baby to talk. Speech and language milestones- birth to 2 years. Concrete ways and activities that families can use to promote your baby's speech and language development.Read more about Baby Talk