Description & Services
Description (Service) 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
 
Special Needs Resource Services 
  • Assists child care agencies in the assessment of children with special needs 
  • Prepares individual program plans  
  • Provides support to regular caregivers in carrying out daily activities for each special needs child
 
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-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Timiskaming District
Boundaries North on Hwy 11 to Bourkes Road, South on Highway 11 towards Nipissing District, East to the Quebec border and West close to Hwy 144
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and under 
 
Fee Subsidy 
  • Must meet income eligibility and complete an Income Test 
  • Individuals in need of financial assistance when placing children in a Licensed Child Care facility
 
Special Needs Resourcing 
  • Parents/guardians of children with disabilities
Application Fee Subsidy 
  • Requires an interview with the parent(s) and completion of income test, parental agreement and release of information consent
 
Special Needs Resource Services 
  • Referrals are made by Health Professionals such as Physicians, Speech Pathologist and Occupational Therapist
 
Ontario Works Child Care 
  • Contact Ontario Works Maintenance Worker
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Geared to income ; Fee assistance available for child care ; assistance is provided by District of Timiskaming Social Services Administration Board.
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-567-9366
Fax 705-567-9492
Website www.dtssab.com
Primary Executive Dani Grenier-Ducharme, Children's Services Manager; Phone: 705-647-7447 ext 2225; Email: ducharmed@dtssab.com
Located In Community Kirkland Lake
Address 29 Duncan Ave N
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3H7
 
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Intersection Duncan Ave N and Goodfish Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 310 
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3H7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial