Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for the delivery of Child Care and Early Years within the Thunder Bay district 
  • Provides a list of licensed child care facilities on website
Subsidized Day Care 
  • Provides financial assistance towards the cost of day nursery or private home day care services for parents, foster parents or legal guardians
Best Start Initiative 
  • Offers an expansion of quality and affordable child care and investments in every child's healthy early development, working in partnership with parents and families 
  • Complete listing of Best Start Hubs and Satellites 
Special Needs Resource Services 
  • Ensures that all children, regardless of need, can participate in the child care setting of their families' choice
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
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Schreiber ; Terrace Bay
Eligibility Subsidized Day Care 
  • Income assessment required 
  • Qualifying families must be working, attending training or school or have a child with special needs 
  • Families are required to provide their most recent Notice of Assessment (NOA) or Reassessment or Canada Child Benefit Form (CCB)
Ontario Works Child Care 
  • Must be receiving Ontario Works and employed
Application Individuals can apply by contacting the office or online
Ontario Works Child Care 
  • Contact Income Maintenance Worker
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - based on income ; Fee assistance available for child care ; assistance is provided by District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board.
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-824-1369
Toll Free Phone 1-888-393-8953
TTY Phone 1-877-491-0825
Fax 807-824-1372
Social Media Facebook Facebook, LinkedIn LinkedIn
Primary Contact Louise Piercey, Manager, Child Care and Early Years
Alternate Contact Michelle Wojciechowski, Supervisor, Child Care and Early Years
Primary Executive William Bradica, Chief Administrative Officer
Alternate Executive Lori Roulston, Director, Client Services
Located In Community Schreiber
Address 204 Albert St, Room 137
Schreiber, ON P0T 2S0
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Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding City / Town - Thunder Bay ; Regional / Municipal - Schreiber ; Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services