Welcome to the City of Kawartha Lakes and The County of Haliburton Child Care Registry
Your online application for licensed child care services and approved recreation services.
Apply for several licensed child care options in just one application!
FINDING QUALITY PROGRAMS
Licensed child care programs must meet and maintain specific provincial standards, set out in the Child Care and Early Years Act. These standards provide for the health, safety and developmental needs of children. For more information on licensed child care programs, please visit the Ministry of Education's website at Ministry of Education.
APPLY FOR LICENSED CHILD CARE SERVICES
The Registry provides a list of licensed child care providers in the City of Kawartha Lakes and the County of Haliburton and includes several child care options for you to choose from:
- Home-based Childcare;
- Centre-based childcare;
- Approved recreation programs (before school, after school and summer camps).
To add your name to the Registry, you must first create an account. Then follow the steps to apply for the child care programs that best meet the needs of your child and family.
The Registry is managed by child care providers. Once a space is available, a child care provider will contact you directly to advise you of the next steps.
To complete an application, you must first Create an Account
Applying for financial assistance with child care costs is a separate process and is not included in your application.
If you cannot pay the full fee and need help to pay for your child care costs, you can apply for a child care subsidy with the City of Kawartha Lakes. You can apply for fee subsidy by calling City of Kawartha Lakes Children’s Services at 1-877-324-9870 ext 3251 or apply online.