Inspiring smiles by building experiences and shaping community

Welcome to Centres For Early Learning, your Trusted Partner Providing an Enriching Environment where Children Grow and Excel!

We are a team of trusted Registered Early Childhood Educators and dedicated Early Childhood Assistants working in 9 different locations across the City of Toronto. We have been Trusted Partners with our children and families since 1975.

Our centres are licensed by the Ministry of Education and regulated by Toronto Children Services. We consistently meet or exceed the expectations in areas required by the Ministry and Children’s Services such as: activities and experiences planned in all learning areas, children’s physical needs, health & safety and positive interactions. We are also routinely inspected by Public Health and the Fire Department.

We provide care and education for both subsidized and full fee children.

Our Education Curriculum offers a variety of planned and spontaneous activities that develop skills and growth in: dramatic role play, science and cooking opportunities, creative art, school readiness including problem solving, language and literacy, math, building and construction, music and movement, sensory experiences, group games, socialization as well as indoor and outdoor gross motor play.

We are confident that the experiences offered at the Centre will support each child in successfully reaching their potential by building confidence and providing impactful learning opportunities.


  • I found the centre very friendly, staff are caring and overall a good environment. Aadi is happy to be at the centre and he loves his teachers. Thanks for caring him and for being his first teachers. Being a mother, I am happy about the services and the care.

    Arijal & Marjusha

  • The staff are excellent and show genuine care. The programme of activities is fantastic. The level of communication from the centre team is great. Ms. Kim is incredible. It looks great…you and your group did a GREAT job!!!! Thank you for all your help.

    Kalkidan Michael

  • At Lori Garden Centre, teachers work very hard to build a loving relationship with the children. The teachers are very professional and phenomenal. Lori Garden Centre puts your mind at ease by creating a nurturing learning environment. My daughter is in the infant class and the teachers are doing an amazing job to assist her. Thanks!

    Lucy N

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Centres for Early Learning operates 9 different locations across the GTA, offering subsidized and full fee spaces child care programs for children from infancy to school age. For 44 years, we have been providing high quality care to countless families, many of whom have returned to us with younger siblings, has been both successful and fulfilling. We hope to continue to enrich the lives of children with you!