Our services

CAME offers parents of children aged 0-5 years:

cafés-rencontres (coffee and chatting) for the parents while your children are cared for by dedicated and experienced educators;

conferences for parents and special activities for children;

✦ a wide variety of family outings;

drop-in daycare ("halte-garderie") service to allow you to take time for yourself;

✦ a ton of love, respect and support!

CAME services are offered from September to mid-June


Schedule 2021-2022


In a friendly and warm atmosphere, parents get together and enjoy a free coffee while chatting with each other, attending a conference or participating in a workshop.
During this time, the children learn according to their stage of development and their respective interests with experienced educators. They have the opportunity to participate in themed activities. CAME is also proud to offer its families the Ribambelle program which prepares children for entry into kindergarten.

When ?

9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Daycare for children from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


About once a month, CAME members have the opportunity to attend conferences on various themes relating to parenting, health and the environment.
Programming is created by members for members!

When ?

Once a month
According to the current schedule

Family outings

On pedagogical days of the Center de services scolaire des Patriotes, members of CAME organize family activities for preschool and school aged kids so that family and friends can enjoy them together. There's something for everyone: botanical garden, trampoline center, culinary workshop, sugar shack, indoor amusement center, Granby Zoo, apple picking, cinema and more!

These outings are organized by members, for members! The CAME offers preferential rates so that the greatest number of families can benefit from them!

When ?

According to the current schedule

Drop-in Daycare

The drop-in daycare service allows parents to bring their children to CAME where they are cared for by our dedicated educators while the parents take some time for themselves.

La halte-garderie est offerte aux enfants de 6 mois à 5 ans, répartis par groupes d’âge. Le groupe est déterminé selon l’âge de l’enfant au 30 septembre.

Bambis: 6 mois à 12 mois.

Chaton: 12 moi à 24 mois.

Hiboux: 2-3 ans

P’tits loups: 3-4 ans

Renards: 4-5 ans

Registration is required. Please contact the office or drop by during a café-rencontre for more information.

When ?

Halte-garderie poupon (Bambis et Chatons)
Tuesday to Friday, 9am to 1pm

Halte-garderie préscolaire ( Hiboux, P’tits loups et Renards)
Tuesday to Friday, 9am to 1pm

How much ?

Active Members

Full day:  1st child 15$; 2nd child 10$; 3rd child free.

Half day: 1st child 10$; 2nd child 5$; 3rd child free.

Service User

Full day:  1st child 22$; 2nd child 15$; 3rd child 8$

Half day: 1st child 15$; 2nd child 8$; 3rd child 4$

Financial assistance may be available for families in difficulty.