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Child Care Operating Funding (CCOF) Program

The webpage supplies information about the Child Care Operating Funding (CCOF) Program with helps eligible licensed group and family child care providers with the cost of running a centre. It has links with provide more information about the CCOF Program, such as eligibility, how to apply, monthly enrolment reports, rates and payments, and frequently asked questions. It also provides contact information such as email, mail, fax and telephone numbers.

This program is operated by our government so it is one of the ways in which our government is helping child care centres; However, when you look at the rates you can see how little the government is helping out child care centres. The rates range from $0.73 to $12 depending on the age, and kind of care provided.


Ministry of Children and Family Development. (2011). Child Care Operating Funding Program. Retrieved from