Casual Child Care

Casual Child care

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Casual Child Care

The Casual care program provides affordable quality child care for parents to participate in activities provided by the H&R MFRC, to attend meeting/appointments or to have a break, especially during a work related separation.

Shearwater site Hours

Monday: 8:30am-1pm
Tuesday:  8:30am-1pm
Wednesday:  8:30am-1pm
Thursday: 1pm-4pm
Friday: 1pm-4pm

Shearwater Casual Care registration can be done through the casual care classroom at 902-720-1038. Call Stefanie at 902-720-1040 to register any time outside the regular hours

*Please note: Thursday and Friday Mornings will be open for emergency and special appointments only.

Halifax Site Hours

Monday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
Tuesday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
Wednesday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
Thursday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
Friday: 1pm-4pm

Halifax Casual Care registration can be done through the casual care classroom at 902-722-4663.

Please note: Friday Mornings will be open for emergency and special appointments only.

Cost

To ensure our child care services are affordable and accessible, we will not raise the cost for families. Hourly fees will remain the same:

  • $5/hour for children under 18 months 
  • $4/hour for children 18 months or older


As of April 1st, 2017, families will be asked to pay per session (minimum fee based on 3 hours). For further details please review the Casual Care Parent Handbook.