Are you new to the City of Barrie or relocating here soon? Your North Life understands that finding childcare can be hard and finding one that’s close to where you live is important to your daily routine. The City of Barrie has an abundance of options, so we’ve put together a guide for childcare options based on various neighborhoods within Barrie.
Emma King Childcare
Emma King Childcare offers full-day childcare programs ranging from infants 6 months through children five years old. Programs are structured to foster social awareness and life skills, including math and language activities, science, and creative arts. They also offer before and after school care for school-aged children that will provide the time for indoor and outdoor activities as well as a quiet space for homework completion.
Monsignor Clair Child Care
Monsignor Clair offers full-day childcare and before and after-school programs. These programs range for ages infants through five years focusing on developing social and motor skills, problem-solving, and creativity.
Hewitt’s Creek Child Care Centre
Hewitt’s Creek is an early childhood education center for toddlers through kids six years old. In addition to their child daycare programs they also offer before and after school programs, as well as camps.
The Art of Nature Childcare
The Art of Nature Childcare programs are for toddlers through preschoolers. They will introduce children to the endless benefits and learning opportunities of the nature surrounding them.
Barrie’s City Centre
Learning Jungle Maple Hill
Learning Jungle offers full-day, half-day, and flex daycare options for children aged six months through 12 years. Their programs focus on play-based learning opportunities, indoors and outdoors. They also offer summer camps that provide daily activities for kids in the visual arts, math, science, sports, music, and dance.
Ferris Lane Community Daycare
Ferris Lane takes pride in its smaller class sizes with more teachers to ensure each child receives individual attention and personal care.
Northern Stars Montessori School and Daycare
Northern Stars focus on both physical and mental growth for kids ages six-weeks through six years.
YMCA Childcare Allandale Heights
Allandale Heights offers full-day childcare and before and after-school programs. These programs range for ages infants through five years focusing on developing social and motor skills, problem-solving, and creativity.
Andrew Hunter Childcare Centre
Andrew Hunter Childcare is an early childhood education center that focuses on language skills, social interaction, motor skills, and cognitive development. In addition to these programs, they also offer before and after school programs as well as day camps.
Portage View Childcare
Portage view offers early childhood education programs for infants through children aged five.
Willow Landing Children’s Centre
Willow Landing offers full-day childcare programs ranging from ages 6 months through five years old. Programs are structured to foster social awareness and life skills, including math and language activities, science, and creative arts. They also offer before and after school care for school-aged children that will provide the time for indoor and outdoor activities as well as a quiet space for homework completion.
Brightpath daycare has a unique structure to its curriculum designed to mix play and child-led learning approaches. It focuses on building both academic and personal skills.
Bulldog Kids offers childcare programs for toddlers through children aged five. These early childhood programs are structured to allow children to explore their curiosities and develop cognitive and social skills through use of play and learning-based activities. They also offer elementary school programs for kids who would like to further their subject-based skills beyond the classroom. In addition, they also offer summer camps, and before and after school programs
Open Arms Early Childhood Centre
Open Arms structures its programs so that children can grow cognitively and physically through hands-on learning experiences.