UPDATED June 19: Summer Camp 2024 Cancellation Spaces for ALL Age Campers (KG to 12 years) Read More

Alerts & Notices

Update on Extension of the Before and After School Program Affordability Grant

Dear School Age Before and After School Families, Good News! We have confirmed that the City of Hamilton has now extended the Schoolage Before and After School Affordability Grant through to the end of December 2024 (originally ended June 30, 2024). This program was in place during the 2023 – 2024 school year affording our families a reduction in care fees. Children aged 6

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UPDATED Mar 18 (Wait List Open to All Families) SEPTEMBER 2024 – JUNE 2025 Before / After School Program Registrations

Our 2024/2025 Before & After School Wait List Registration has been launched for all families. Please note that we are already at or near full capacity for most of our locations and programs dues to increased demand from currently registered families. Please proceed to this page to begin your registration: https://www.campwaterdown.com/programming/school-programs/before-after-school-age-care-registration-2024-2025/ Thank you for your patience.

Update regarding 2024 Holiday Closures for B&A and ELCC Programs

Although Christmas Break 2024 is very far away, we wanted to inform you of our new closure schedule during that time so that you can make your vacation plans accordingly. For this year, our Board of Directors have decided to close our Early Learning and Childcare program (ELCC) and will not be offering a Winter Break School Holiday Program this year, for the two

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Welcome to Camp Waterdown!

We are excited to offer Waterdown, Flamborough, Hamilton, Burlington, and Aldershot families award-winning, affordable Before / After School Age programs (Guy B. Brown Elementary, Alan A. Greenleaf Elementary, Mary Hopkins Elementary), PA Day, March Break & Summer Day Theme Camps as part of our HWDSB Authorized School Age Care program.

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Our Programs

  • Toddler & Preschool

    Toddler & Preschool

    ECE certified, Ministry licensed day care program for Toddlers (18 Months) to Pre-Schoolers (5 Years) in a purpose-built facility attached to WDHS. Est. 1992 as a charitable not-for-profit partner providing an exceptional care, education and nutrition program to the Flamborough community.
  • Before/After School

    Before/After School

    HWDSB approved in-school extended school care and PA Day provider with programs for 3.8 - 12 year olds located at Allan A. Greenleaf, Guy B. Brown and Mary Hopkins Elementary Schools.
  • March Break Camp

    March Break Camp

    March Break Week Themed Camps for 4 to 13 year olds. Exceptional physically active and inclusive child-centric education-based fun programs.
  • Summer Camp

    Summer Camp

    Locally famous weekly theme summer day camp program for children aged 44 months to 13 years that emphasizes child involvement, physical and outdoor activity, field trips, exceptional learning opportunities and fun themed activities.



Our Education & Care Philosophy

...is based upon the following set of principles:

  • Children must have some control over the direction of their learning;
  • Children must be able to learn through moving and experiencing through their senses;
  • Children have a relationship with other children, adults and material items and their environment that children must be allowed to explore; and
  • Children must have endless ways and opportunities to express themselves (there is no one correct way).

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Wait List Registration for our September 2024 Before and After School Program is currently open from the Program Registration menu or your Family Registration page.
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