Centre for Community Services and Early Childhood

  • Considering a career in community services or early childhood education?

    The Centre for Community Services and Early Childhood offers certificates, diplomas, degrees and postgraduate studies that will prepare for a rewarding career doing important and meaningful work.

    School of Deaf and Deafblind Studies

    Programs in the School of Deaf and Deafblind Studies will teach you the specialized skills you need, like American Sign Language, two-hand manual, and braille, to effectively communicate with the Deaf and Deafblind.

    School of Early Childhood

    Regardless of the early childhood career path you want to pursue, our School of Early Childhood provides programming at all points of your career. Whether you are just starting out or are looking to build on your existing credentials, we’ll teach you what you need to know.

    School of Social & Community Services 

    Programs in the School of Social & Community Services will prepare you to work with marginalized individuals and the communities that they live in. By combining classroom learning with hands-on practice, you’ll learn what it takes to build stronger communities. 

    Learn more about the schools within the Centre for Community Services & Early Childhood:

    Learn by doing:

    Imagine going to school and actually practicing the job you’ll be doing after graduation. That’s exactly how we prepare you for today’s workplace.

    • 750+
      agency partnerships across the GTA.
      • 100%
        of programs in the Schools of Social and Community Services and Early Childhood offer field education opportunities.
      • 1100+
        children enrolled in our 12 GTA child care centres.

      Attend an information session to ask questions and learn more about our programs and facilities.

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