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Children's Services

The City of Windsor, as the Consolidated Municipal Service Manager, is responsible for planning and managing the delivery of community-based early years programs and services for children from pre-natal to 12 years of age within Windsor-Essex funded by the Ministry of Education.


We are committed to supporting and connecting families and individuals with:

Special Needs Resourcing Survey 

Access to childcare and services for children with special needs is important for families in Windsor-Essex. The City of Windsor, Children's Services is responsible for planning and managing the delivery of community-based early years programs and services for children from birth to 12 years of age in Windsor-Essex. This includes childcare and special needs resource funding.

The purpose of this survey is to understand the unique childcare needs of children with special needs and their families in Windsor-Essex and to identify gaps or barriers in the current system. This information will then be used to help improve access to childcare and special needs resources for children with special needs in Windsor-Essex. To do this, we need to hear from you! If you live in Windsor-Essex and are a parent, guardian or caregiver for a child or children 0 to 12 years of age or an expectant parent, you can help by completing this survey. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes to complete. Please fill out the survey only once.

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For detailed inquiries, contact: 

Contact Phone Number

Debbie Cercone
Executive Director, Housing and Children's Services

(519) 255-5200 ext. 6239

Dawn Bosco
Manager, Children's Services

(519) 255-5200 ext. 5290

Tricia Brisebois
Supervisor, Program & Policy

(519) 255-5200 ext. 5265
General Inquiries - Program & Policy (519) 255-5200 ext. 5377

Kelly Lachapelle
Supervisor, EarlyON Child and Family Centres

(519) 255-5200 ext. 5246
General Inquiries - EarlyON Child and Family Centre

(519) 255-5200 ext. 5344

or email EarlyON@citywindsor.ca

Agnes Kulinski
Supervisor, Children's Services System

(519) 255-5200 ext.5378

Sabrina Losier
Supervisor, Child Care Subsidy

(519) 255-5200 ext. 5216
General Intake/Application Inquiries - Child Care Fee Subsidy

(519) 255-5200 ext. 5312

or email childcare@citywindsor.ca.