About Us

Compass Early Learning and Care is one of the largest not-for-profit child care organizations serving East-Central Ontario. With a budget of $20M, 500+ staff and 50+ home child care providers, we offer 42 high-quality licensed centres and over 50 licensed homes serving over 4,000 families.


Compass Early Learning and Care is a progressive, non-profit, organization where we work collaboratively to provide excellence in early learning and care. The richness and uniqueness of our learning environments are an invitation for adults and children to discover together the joy of learning.


Compass Early Learning and Care envisions a place where children are valued as citizens of today; where the principles of democracy guide relationships with children, families, colleagues and our community.