Qualicum First Nation Child Care Centre is a fully licensed facility providing quality child care to all families in the Bowser, Spider Lake, Horne Lake and Qualicum area.
We offer a stimulating, and inclusive environment for all children to play, discover and learn. One where self-confidence is encouraged and an interest in learning is promoted through a variety of activities organized by caring, interested and qualified Early Childhood Educators.
Childcare for Children 30 months to school age:
Childcare from 30 months to school age
Flexible care hours: Monday to Friday 7:30am to 5:30pm
Drop In – Part time – Full time
Hot lunch and two snacks provided daily
New child enrollments are accepted year round
Affordable Quality Daycare
Full Time: $700/per month
Drop In: $40/a day
Preschool - Rates for 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 days a week.
We offer discounts to families with two or more children.
Financial assistance available to low income families.
We have caring, licensed and professional ECE teachers
We are a fully licensed child care facility
Fun while learning
Business hours: Monday to Friday 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Drop by anytime to see us or call: 250-757-8092 with any questions you may have.
Our Head Start program is an early learning preschool for children of Aboriginal ancestry. The qualified Early Childhood Educators teach a program based on Aboriginal culture, education and developmental skills. The program integrates six components including culture and language, education, health promotion, nutrition, social support and parent & family involvement.
Aboriginal Head Start offers two programs a day from Monday to Thursday at 9 am – 11:45 am or 12:00 pm – 2:45 pm. This is a licensed preschool that for children ages 3 to 5 years (must be 3 by December 31st).
• New child registration is open year round
• Program is free
The qwa’luxw lelum Head Start Program is funded by First Nations Health Authority.
303 Salish Rd
Qualicum Beach B.C V9K1Z5
Aboriginal child and family outreach services
Qualicum First Nation offers Aboriginal Child and Family Outreach Services for families of children 0-6 years living in the Oceanside community. Our Outreach Worker focuses on helping to support the families and ensure that their needs are met. The Outreach Services provided include free home kits, resources, referrals to other agencies, toys and educational materials, as well as in-home visits for assistance and support. Qualicum First Nation’s Outreach Worker also facilitates a Parent Group every Thursday from 10-12:30 at Qualicum First Nation, which provides valuable information regarding parenting, self-care, nutrition, culture, and features guest speakers as well. Our Parent Group offers free breakfast (coffee and tea included!) as well as gas cards for parents who travel to attend, and a monthly prize draw. Our Outreach Services connect families with the necessary resources, support, and referrals, to ensure that each family feels supported and connected in our community.