Early Learning and Child Care Renfrew County

Forms & Resources

Fee Subsidy


Fee Subsidy Application

Renfrew County Child Care Services Pamphlet

Fee Subsidy Guidelines for Families


Job Search Activity Form

Notice of Withdrawal Form

Request for a Change in Approved Hours of Subsidized Child Care

Integration Services

Referral Form

Application For Resource Funding

Parent Handbook

Toddler Development

Orientation Package for Prospective Child Care Operators - English

Orientation Package for Prospective Child Care Operators - French

Ministry of Education Resource Supports for Early Learning

Early Learing Framework (2011)

Education for All: The Report of the Expert Panel on Literacy and Numeracy Instruction for Students with Special Education Needs, Kindergarten to Grade 6 (2005)

The Extended Day Program (2010 Draft)

The Full-Day Early Learning-Kindergarten Program (2010 Draft)

Full-Day Kindergarten for Four- and Five-Year Olds Fact Sheet

Full- Day Kindergarten: A Question and Answer Guide for Parents

In Conversation

Kindergarten Matters: Intentional Play-Based Learning (2011)

Learning for All K-12 (2011)

Modernizing Child Care in Ontario: Sharing Conversations, Strengthening Partnerships, Working Together (2012)

Monographs: What Works: Research into Practice and Capacity Building Series

The Ontario Early Years Policy Framework (2013)

Planning and Design Guidelines for Child Care Centres (2006)

Planning Entry to School: A Resource Guide (2005)

Principals Want to Know #15: Documenting in FDK – Making Children's Learning Visible

Principals Want to Know #16: Supporting Strong Educator Teams for Full-Day Kindergarten

Principals Want to Know #17: Intentional, Play-Based Learning

Supporting English Language Learners in Kindergarten: A Practical Guide for Ontario Educators (2007)

The Kindergarten Program (2006)

EL Memos

Countdown to Kindergarten

Legislation & Regulations

Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014

O. Reg. 138/15

O. Reg. 137/15

Education Act

O. Reg. 224/10 Full-Day Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten Program

O. Reg. 221/11 Extended Day and Third Party Programs


Kindergarten GAINS

Licensed Child Care Website

The Day Nurseries Act for Child Care Supervisors of Ontario Website

Web Conferences, Webinars and Webcasts

It's About Learning- Reframing Kindergarten Practice Web Conference

Webcast- 2010:EL12 Overview and Extended Day Fee Calculation Tool Demo (original broadcast Jan. 12, 2011)

Webcast- Full-Day Kindergarten Extended Day (original broadcast Feb. 25, 2011)

Webcast- Child care Licensing, Before and After School Programs (original broadcast February 26, 2013)

Webinar: Overview of Changes to Extended Day and Third Party Programs (original broadcast June 14, 2011)

Webinar: New Policy Requirement for Child Care Operators: Serious Occurrence Notification Form Posting (original broadcast October 12, 2011)

Other helpful information:

Parent Engagement resources including tips, tools and video podcasts for parents:

Safe Schools resources: http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/parents/safeKit.html

Ontario Leadership Strategy resources: http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/policyfunding/leadership/index.html