Box 42B

6855 Market Street

Port Hardy, BC, Canada


Stepping Stones Childcare Centre

Wonder. Learn. Grow. 

Thank you to all of our sponsors!




Our talented, trained and experienced staff are province-certified professionals.


We are proud that Stepping Stones staff provide a warm, open environment where all children and parents feel comfortable and welcomed. Our Centre is inclusive and culturally sensitive. We celebrate our diversity and those characteristics that make each of us unique.  We welcome all who come through our door.

Our staff work in partnership with parents to ensure that every child's needs are met throughout the day.  We provide a variety of activities that will challenge each child to surpass his or her own personal best.  Our staff is there to offer support and to help families over the hills and through the valleys of these growing years.

Stepping Stones Childcare Centre offers a wide variety of licenced childcare programs, they include:

-  Preschool Programs

- A Group Room (ages 3-5)

- Multi Age Room (birth-5)

- Infant & toddler Program (0-3)

- After school Program (5-12)

Stepping Stones also offers:

- Summer Camp Programs (3-5 & 6-10)

- Developmental Screenings

- Family Support

- Referral Services

- Confidential On-line consultation



At Stepping Stones Childcare Centre, we approach each child as an individual with their own talents and one-of-a-kind needs. Our goal is to help your child be the best they can be! We do this through:


  • Carefully planned curriculum focusing on development of the whole child.
  • Providing a safe environment - physically and emotionally.
  • Encouraging friendships by modeling, teaching, facilitating and encouraging positive social interactions.

Supportive and Respectful

Nurturing and Caring

Accepting and understanding