From childhood to adulthood, there are various education and childcare opportunities for the families of Huron County.

Childcare in Huron County

Child Care Centres provide care for children in a group setting; offering services for children aged six weeks right up to twelve years of age. The operating hours for centres vary, but most provide full-time or part-time care Monday to Friday during regular working hours. Some centres also offer before and or after-school care. Nursery Schoolsare also licensed programs under the Day Nurseries Act. Some are cooperative nursery schools, where parents are very involved in the planning and operation of the program.

Bean Sprouts Nursery School (Zurich)


Clinton Co-operative Childcare Centre (Clinton)


Goderich Municipal Child Care Centre (Goderich)


Huron County Community Home Child Care (Clinton)

519-482-8505 or 1-888-371-5718

North Huron Children’s Centre (Wingham)


Relouw Early Childhood Learning Centre (Exeter)


Seaforth Co-operative Children’s Centre (Seaforth)


Tuckersmith Day Nursery (Vanastra)


Walton’s Little School (Walton)


West Huron Early Childhood Learning Centre (Zurich)


YMCA’s Across Southwestern Ontario (Goderich), Before & After School Care for St. Mary’s Catholic School (Goderich), Hullett Central Public School (Londesboro), Exeter Public School (Exeter)


Early Years Programs

The Early Years Programs exist to help children develop social and emotional skills, and to help parents and caregivers learn how to best enhance their child’s development.

There are over 30 programs a week available across Huron County.

For more information on the programs or their availability, look here.

Schools in Huron County

With two school boards, 24 elementary schools, and 5 secondary schools, Huron County has a wide variety of early education opportunities for your child.

The Avon Maitland District School Board (AMDSB)

Provides public schooling to the children of southwestern Ontario, from Huron County to Perth County. The regional headquarters of the AMDSB are located in Seaforth.

519-527-0111 or 1-800-592-5437

62 Chalk Street North

Seaforth, ON N0K 1W0

The Huron-Perth Catholic District School Board (HPCDSB)

Provides support for 14 elementary schools and 2 secondary schools to children in Huron County. The regional headquarters of the HPCDSB are located in Dublin.


87 Mill Street P.O. Box 70

Dublin, ON N0K 1E0

The Virtual High School is a fully online, private secondary school that offers Ontario Secondary School Diploma credits to students across the globe.