About Us

Outdoor play area at Beaufort Children's CentreBeaufort Children's Centre is a licensed group centre offering early care and learning programs to young children ages 18 months to 5 years.

Beaufort Children's Centre (BCC) is a not-for-profit centre serving North Island College student, faculty and staff families in addition to Comox Valley community families. Parents or guardians, community members and North Island College representatives make up the Board of Directors and contribute to the direction of the centre.

BCC is also fortunate to have a very dedicated, well-qualified, and highly experienced team of licensed early childhood educators, many of whom have additional training in infant and toddler care and working with children who have with special needs.

The Executive Coordinator, Board of Directors and staff work closely together to offer outstanding early care and learning programs for young children.

Our Vision

We envision and actively participate in a community that supports accessible, affordable and outstanding publicly funded early care and learning programs.

We create respectful, caring, inclusive relationships between staff, board members, families, students and other community partners through open and consistent communication that supports the health and development of each child.

We are committed to working together to provide a safe, positive and nurturing environment where children are encouraged to explore and learn through a variety of creative and meaningful experiences.

We maintain an engaged, committed and connected board of directors to provide balanced, democratic, thoughtful and caring guidance on policy development to support the centre’s social, environmental and financial well-being.

We recognize the value of our staff and the need to retain and attract exceptional educators through innovative professional development opportunities, ongoing recognition, a supportive work environment and a competitive compensation package.

Our Mission

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Our mission is to provide outstanding early care and learning experiences to support the health, well-being and immense capabilities of young children, their families, early childhood educators, North Island College students and other community partners.