Description & Services
Public Comments Head office located in Thessalon
Description (Service) Responsible for the delivery of Child Care and Early Years within the Algoma district
Subsidized Day Care 
  • Provides financial assistance towards the cost of licensed child care services for parents, foster parents or legal guardians
EarlyON Child and Family Centres 
  • Offers high quality and affordable early learning and child care programming 
  • Provides children with learning opportunities that improve their developmental health and well-being
Ontario Works Child Care 
  • Provides funding if available for Ontario Works recipients who are taking part in approved activities, to help pay for child care expenses in either Licensed Child Care Facilities or with Informal Care Providers
Supporting Children with Special Needs 
  • Ensures that all children, regardless of need, can participate in the child care setting of their families' choice
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:45 pm
Areas Served Algoma Mills ; Blind River ; Iron Bridge ; Serpent River First Nation ; Spanish ; Spragge Township
Eligibility Subsidized Day Care 
  • Financial assessment required
EarlyON Child and Family Centres 
  • For families with children 6 years and younger
Application Subsidized Day Care 
  • Call for more information or visit the website for application forms 
  • Parents are encouraged to check with the Child Care Centre first to see if any openings are available as some may have a wait list
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Based on income
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-2263
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-7263
Fax 705-843-0482
Located In Community Blind River
Address 15 Hanes St
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
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Intersection Hanes St and Colonization Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 1810 
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)