Whether it is riding a bike along quiet streets, spending time with friends at the splash pad, or joining in on some fun at the arena, Bluewater is a great place to be a kid! With plenty of indoor and outdoor spaces to play and grow, children of all ages are never short on entertainment, exercise, and community. For families with young children and youth, there are plenty of services in and around Bluewater to support your family through the years.
Local Services and Programming
Different facilities in and around Bluewater offer licensed childcare services. A few operating in the area include:
- London Bridge Child Care Services Inc. with locations in Zurich, Hensall, and nearby Exeter
- Vanastra Early Childhood Learning Centre in Vanastra
- Clinton Co-operative Childcare Centre in Clinton
- YMCA with different locations throughout Huron County.
For a more complete list of the different licensed centres and home daycare providers, visit the County of Huron's children's services page.
A number of organizations provide programming and support for children and youth in our area:
- Scouts Canada
- 4-H Ontario
- YMCA Southwestern Ontario (Goderich and Clinton locations)
- Girl Guides Canada
- Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Huron
- Rural Response for Healthy Children
211 Ontario provides a listing of different services in our area, too. Visit 211 Ontario's website for more information.
If you are curious about recreation programming offered by the Municipality of Bluewater, please visit our recreation programming page.