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Headstart Child Care

Families with children 18 months to 4 years who are eligible for a child care subsidy and face multiple barriers are able to attend. 

The Headstart Child Care is an enriched play-based program where children, families and educators can explore, question and learn together. The program operates in two large classrooms with a large outdoor space for children to be able to connect with nature.  

Hours of operation are from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Limited transportation is available within PQCHC’s catchment area. 

For more information and eligibility requirements please call 613-829-1125.

Pinecrest-Queensway Headstart Child Care at Dr. F.J. McDonald School:

2860 Ahearn Avenue

Ottawa, ON  K2B 6Z9

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Call: 613-829-1125

Additional Information

In order to place your child on our waiting list, please visit the City of Ottawa Child Care Registry and Waitlist at  or call 1-888-722-1540