GS CARE (Guelph School-Age CARE Inc.), operating since 2003, offers licensed high-quality before and after school child care for junior kindergarten to grade six students at six Catholic elementary schools in Guelph, Ontario and one in Rockwood, Ontario

Licensed by the Ontario Ministry of Education, GS CARE's emergent curriculum programs offer fun, safe, reliable and high-quality school-age services to families in Guelph & Wellington County. Our focus is on creating an environment that supports intellectual growth and social, emotional and physical skill development through daily programming.

Download a copy of the Parent Handbook (2020/2021) here.

Download a copy of the Covid-19 Protocols here.

Nomalanga (Noma) Vales - Owner and Operator

A resident of Guelph since 1984, Noma enjoyed a career in forest soil management and plant disease research at the University of Guelph before deciding to switch to another passion: Early Childhood Education. Graduating from the ECE program at Conestoga College in 1997 and gaining experience at the University of Guelph Child Care and Learning Centre, Noma opened the first Guelph School-Age Care location in September of 2003.


Nanette O'Sullivan - Programs Manager

Nanette began her training in early childhood education in her native city of Liverpool, earning the Nursery Nurse Examination Board (NNEB) qualifications. Arriving in Canada in 1987 and the Guelph area in 1990, Nanette continued in the field and graduated from the ECE program at Conestoga College in 1994. After gaining continued experience with a variety of age groups, she joined Guelph School-Age Care in 2010.

To enquire about space availability, call 519-240-0864 or send an email to nanette@gs-care.com with the desired school, age of the child, schedule of care needed and start date required.