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

  • May 29, 2017

    Infant CPR

    Me and My Baby program , with baby up to 12 months Learn about Infant CPR and what to do if your baby is choking or has an accident at home. Register HereRead more about Infant CPR

  • May 30, 2017

    Understanding Temperament

    For Parents and Caregivers of children age 12 months to 8 years. Understand your child's unique temperament and set them up for success as they grow and develop. Register HereRead more about Understanding Temperament

  • June 5, 2017

    Infant Dental Health

    Me and My Baby Program with baby to 12 months A Dental Hygienist will give you information on care of baby teeth, when to see your dentist, how to help with teething, The hygienist will also show you how to check your baby’s gums and teeth. Register HereRead more about Infant Dental Health

  • June 12, 2017

    Baby Talk

    Me and My Baby Program with baby to 12 months Speech and language milestones – birth to 2 years Concrete ways and activities that families can use to promote their baby’s speech and language development. Register HereRead more about Baby Talk

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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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