Parents and Families

Call to access support and services for children and families in Guelph, Wellington and Dufferin County.
Phone: 1-844-454-3711

Updates on closures and reopening information for:


Dufferin EarlyON team members are working hard to provide virtual programming to parents, caregivers and families while the Centres remain closed. Please visit their website to access information about these online resources.

County of Wellington EarlyON: In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, County of Wellington Social Services offices are closed to the public until further notice.  Children’s Early Years will continue to provide service over the phone, by mail and through electronic communication.

Taking Care of Children During COVID-19

Public Health Agency of Canada

World Health Organization

School Mental Health Ontario 

Canadian Mental Health Association - Waterloo-Wellington

aceS Coalition of Guelph-Wellington

About Kids Health


Taking Care of Yourself During COVID-19

Canadian Psychological Association

Public Health Agency of Canada

School Mental Health Ontario


Child Mind® Institute

Government of Ontario – Financial Assistance for Families

Public Health Ontario

Taking Care of Pets During COVID-19

Public Health Ontario

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

College of Veterinarians of Ontario