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Children's Services

Municipal Child Care


The City operates four Child Care Centres for children aged 18 months to 12 years. Drop-In services are available. Child care costs are based on your income. Hours are Monday to Friday, 6:45 am to 5:30 pm. The City also operates a Private Home Child Care program for children aged six weeks to 12 years, with varied hours & days.

Municipal Child Care Services
Victoriaville Civic Centre 
111 Syndicate Avenue S 
Thunder Bay ON P7E 6S4
Tel: (807) 625-2946

Algoma Child Care Centre
Tel: (807) 684-3272

Grace Remus Child Care Centre
Tel: (807) 684-3594

Woodcrest Child Care Centre
Tel: (807) 684-3687

Ogden Child Care Centre
Tel: (807) 625-3810

Private Home Child Care
Tel: (807) 623-1767


The Recreation & Culture Division offers a wide range of recreation opportunities for children and youth from aquatic activities to playground programs, special events and much more. The Key, published four times a year and delivered to city homes, lists the Division's recreational and educational programs for each season.

Recreation & Culture Division
Victoriaville Civic Centre
1st Floor, 111 Syndicate Ave S
Thunder Bay ON P7E 6S4
Tel: (807) 625-2351