Home Child Care Provides a unique and rich learning environment for children. Siblings can often be placed together and smaller group sizes allow for more child and caregiver interaction. Hours of care are often flexible.

Looking For Licensed Home Child Care?

Our program is available to all families, and financial assistance is available for eligible families.

Our Home Visitor are Registered Early Childhood Educators and work closely with the Home Child Care Providers to ensure they meet all the requirements set out in the Child Care and Early Years Act, and all the policies and procedures set out in the Lambton Rural Child Care manual.

We currently have homes available in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent areas.

  • Home Child Care Providers and their families are pre-screened and selected through a process of reference and background checks
  • Safe home environment – Health and Fire Inspections completed.
  • Low ratios which limit the number of children in care
  • Child development screening for your child, as well as access to developmental and special needs resources
  • Flexible hours of care including days, evening, overnights and weekends.
  • Licensed through the Ministry of Education
  • Home Visitors provide assistance, support and monitoring including scheduled and unscheduled visits of each home on a regular basis.
  • Childcare Subsidy available for qualifying families.
  • Online payment for services, and income tax receipts provided for child care fees.

Please contact for availability in your area.

Sarnia-Lambton

Susan Hollingsworth
Home Visitor – Sarnia Lambton
(519) 882-3480 Ext. 24
shollingsworth@lrchildcare.com

Chatham-Kent

Sandra Johnston
Home Visitor – Chatham Kent
(519) 359-6936
sjohnston@lrchildcare.com