Early Years Branch

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The Child Care Review survey has now closed. Thank you to those who participated in the survey and provided written submissions. Your input is valued and will assist us in ensuring that regulated child care in Nova Scotia is the best that it can be for children and families.

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The early years, from before birth to age 6, are crucial for a child's healthy development. Our children deserve the best possible start in life to help them develop to their full potential.

We provide a variety of services including: programming for regulated child care, administration of the Child Care Subsidy program, oversight of the Early Intervention Program and the establishment of Early Years Centres.

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