The Child & Family Collaborative

C&FC is a community of professionals in York Region who work with children prenatal to twelve years, in the early years sector.
Our Child and Family Collaborative of community agencies works together to advanced value-based care among the region of York.

Child & Family Collaborative (C&FC) was established by and for the community of professionals in York Region. The purpose of this organization is to provide early development and child care services and resources to families and children aged prenatal to twelve.

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Professional Development

The Child & Family Collaborative website is a place where Early Learning professionals such as child care operators, can look for speakers to address a multitude of topics. If you have a topic or an area of expertise please complete the online form.

C&FC featured resources.

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EarlyON Child and Family Centres

EarlyON Child and Family Centres (EarlyON centres) offer free support services and programs to parents, caregivers, and their children from birth to six years old in Ontario.


Child Care Licensing Manual

The Child Care Licensing Manual September 2019 provides information on the rules and regulations when operating a licensed child care centre/program.