Child care programs operating within Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board include before and after school child care, pre-school care, and toddler care, are run by independent and licensed service providers. These service providers have obtained Third-Party Permit Agreements to operate child care within our schools. The operators and their staff are not employees of the Board. Service providers may also offer child care on PA Days, summer holidays and March Break depending on the demand. The days, hours of operation and fees for services vary depending on the service provider. Fees are subject to change at any time. Please contact the service provider for current information.
Before- and after-school care
Before and after school program offered for children up to age 12.
A variety of child care and early learning programs are offered in many schools across the district, providing children and families with a seamless transition to school and quality services in a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment.
Programs are operated by community child care and early learning partners and are based on family and community needs. They include child care for toddler and preschool age children, before and after school child care for children in Kindergarten to Grade 6, and early learning play groups and programs for parents, caregivers and children from birth to six years.
Early Learning Partnership
Refer to the Early Learning Partnership page on the HPEDSB website for various Early learning playgroup and early years program support provided partnerships.
Preschool child care
Refer to the Preschool Child Care page on the HPEDSB website for school/community child care program for infant, toddler and preschool age children, in partnership with Quinte/BCI Child Care.