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 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 60 home-base care providers.
All of our programs are designed to nurture a child’s social, cognitive, emotional, language, and physical development.
February 26, 2020
BestFit Car Seat Program
7 out of 10 parents don’t know that they are installing their car seats incorrectly. The Ottawa Safety Council’s BestFit Program is dedicated to making sure that your children are safe on the road. A trained Car Seat Safety Technician will demonstrate the proper way to install your infant car seat and discuss when to make the transition to…Read more about BestFit Car Seat Program
March 11, 2020
Playing With Your Baby
Me and My Baby program , with baby up to 12 months For young children, play is often a full body activity that helps them develop skills they will need later in life. Running, dancing, climbing, rolling—these activities all foster muscle development and help fine-tune motor skills. Children also build their mental and emotional muscles…Read more about Playing With Your Baby
March 25, 2020
Me and My Baby program , with baby up to 12 months As a parent, you face one of the most challenging (and rewarding) roles of your life. No matter how much you love your child, there will still be moments filled with anger, frustration, and at times, desperation. What do you do? Over the…Read more about Positive Discipline