Ontario Early Years Centres


Ontario Early Years Centre Bruce Grey Owen Sound
A Place For Parents And Their Children

The Early Years Centres are located throughout the province of Ontario. The Centres offer a space where children newborn to six can learn through play, and where parents and caregivers can learn from early year’s staff and from one another.

Information for programs in Grey County can be found at http://www.grey.ca/health-social-services/social-services/children-services/ontario-early-years-centres and in Bruce County at http://www.brucecounty.on.ca/services-health/social-services/childrens-services/early-years.php

Grey National Child Benefit (NCB) Reinvestment Program


NCB recreation subsidy is a program available for families earning less than $40,000 to assist them with the cost of registration fees for recreation programs for kids.
Financial supports may also be available through this program to assist families with the cost of equipment and supplies.

For more information regarding this program in Grey County follow: http://www.ymcaowensound.on.ca
or contact Patricia Courtney, NCB Coordinator; Phone: 519-376-0484 ext 277; Email: pcourtney@ymcaowensound.on.ca

Backpacks for Kids

Does Your child Need a New Backpack and School Supplies to Return to Classes in September?

In 2012, the United Way of Bruce Grey gave away 2017 backpacks and is once again, providing families with Free Backpacks and School Supplies!

If you are interested, call 2-1-1.

You will be asked for your name, telephone number and the ages of the children in your family.