Kenora Association for Community Living

Site: Kid's Zone Childcare Services

Description & Services
Public Comments
  • Kid's Zone Lakeside located at 216 6th St S 
  • Kid's Zone SMB located at SMB School on 20 Gunne Cres 
  • After-school program at Pope John Paul II School at 1290 Heenan Place and at SMB School
Description (Service) Operates a licensed daycare that offers inclusive education and an integrated program for children with special needs 
  • Offers age appropriate structured activities including art, baking, circle time, dramatic play, field trips, music, storytime and special events 
  • Provides supervised, unstructured indoor and outdoor playtime  
  • Provides daily lunch and morning and afternoon snacks
 
Childcare options are: 
  • Full day 
  • After school 
  • Professional Development (PD) days 
  • Summer care
 
Integrated Program for Special Needs  
  • Provides individualized program planning geared to the specific needs of the child 
  • Promotes integration into all programs with resource teacher assistance as needed 
  • Provides one on one or group activities and support
 
Administers the following program locations: 
  • Kid's Zone Lakeside Infant, Toddler and Preschool Program 
  • Kid's Zone SMB 
  • Zone at SMB after-school program
Hours Mon-Fri 7:45 am-5:45 pm
Areas Served Kenora
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and under
  • Infant Care: Birth to 18 months
  • Toddlers: 18 months-2.5 years
  • Pre-school: Children 3-5 years of age
  • Zone at SMB after-school: Children 4-12 years of age
  • Summer care: Children 5-10 years of age
Integrated Program for Special Needs
Children with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities
Application
  • Requires completed registration package; forms available at office  
  • Must submit copy of child's immunization record  
  • Requires signed contract on a committal basis; charges apply to all the days committed to 
  • Allows for 3 sick days at no charge provided the centre is notified by 8:30am the morning the child is sick
Languages English
Fees Program ; Fee assistance available for Subsidized childcare ; assistance is provided by Ontario Works (OW) or Kenora District Services Board (KDSB).
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-5235
Fax 807-467-5247
E-Mail children@kacl.ca
Website www.kacl.ca
Primary Executive Barb Philipsen, Supervisor of Kid's Zone Daycare; Email: barb.philipsen@kacl.ca
Alternate Executive Kelly Williams, Director of Children's Services; Phone: 807-467-5232
Located In Community Kenora
Address 216 Sixth St S
Kenora, ON P9N 1M7
 
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Intersection Sixth St and Third Ave S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Kenora District Services Board (KDSB) ; Provincial - Ministry of Education