Child Care

One of the biggest concerns for families with young children is finding affordable and appropriate child care. Parents are encouraged to research childcare choices thoroughly as options vary. It can take time to find the best childcare provider for you and your child, so it is a good idea to start looking early.  

Contact us

For more information about the City of Hamilton's child care programs and services:

Child Care Subsidy 
Lister Block Building 
28 James Street North – 6th Floor
Hamilton, Ontario  L8R 2K1

Mailing Address:
City of Hamilton – Community Services
Child Care Subsidy
Lister Block Building – 6th Floor
P.O. Box 2040, Hamilton, Ontario  L8P 4Y5

childcare@hamilton.ca
Phone: 905-546-4870
Fax: 905-546-3064

Additional Resources

Find out what to do if you have you have concerns or a complaint about a child care provider.