Description & Services
Description (Service) Operates a licensed daycare centre 
  • 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 hot lunch and morning and afternoon snacks for full-day program; before and/or after school programs provide a snack; attempts to meet special dietary needs
Childcare options provided are: 
  • Full day 
  • Before and/or after school
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
Hours Cameron Bay Children's Centre Mon-Fri 7:30 am-5:30 pm 
Firefly Office Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Jul-Aug: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Kenora
  • Toddlers: 1.5 years - 2.5 years 
  • Preschoolers: 2.5 years - 5 years 
  • School-aged: 6-12 years
Integrated Program
Children with developmental or physical disabilities
  • Requires completed registration package 
  • Must submit copy of child's immunization record
Languages English
Fees Program - Reduced rates available to families of 2 or more children ; Service - Subsidized spaces are limited ; Fee assistance available for Subsidized child care ; assistance is provided by Kenora District Services Board (KDSB).
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-5474
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-7203
Fax 807-467-5553
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Executive Christine Philipsen, Child Care Manager; Phone: 807-467-2072 * 807-467-5535 ext 2356; Email:
Alternate Executive Karen Ingebrigtson, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 807-467-5437 ext 2301; Email:
Located In Community Kenora
Address 820 Lakeview Dr
Kenora, ON P9N 3P7
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Intersection Lakeview Dr and Belle Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS); Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)