In Prince Edward Island, parents children under the age of five have several quality options for child care including early learning and child care centres, day care centres, and babysitters to name a few.
- A Guide to Quality Child Care Handbook from Early Childhood Development Association outlines different child care options and provides information on how to choose the most appropriate type of child care for your child.
- The Department of Education, Early Learning and Culture is responsible for policies, programs and services relating to public education and early childhood development.
- A Guide to Child Care from PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada provides general information on child care.
When children are age five they can enter the public school system.