Children’s Resources on Wheels (CROW) Board of Directors

CROW currently provides Lanark families with two main streams of service: EarlyON Child and Family Centre and Licensed Home Child Care

EarlyON Child and Family Centre (EarlyON) (a program of Children’s Resources on Wheels, CROW) provide opportunities for children from birth to 6 years of age to participate in play and inquiry-based programs, and support parents and caregivers in their roles. These centres will offer safe and welcoming environments open to all families across Ontario, with qualified professionals and quality programs. Families and caregivers will be able to find support, advice, make personal connections and access a network of resources.

Licensed Home Child Care (LHCC) (a program of Children’s Resources on Wheels (CROW)) operates in the County of Lanark with provider homes in many areas including Almonte, Blacks Corners, Carleton Place, Franktown, Perth and Smiths Falls. We are licensed by the Ministry of Education and follow the home child care regulations as set out in the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014.

Board of Directors

The affairs of the Corporation are managed by a Board of ten (10) Directors, each of whom at the time of election or appointment, and throughout the term of office, shall be a member of the Corporation.

Responsibilities of the Board of Directors

  • In carrying out its responsibilities, the Board delegates to management responsibility for the day‐to‐day operations of Children’s Resources on Wheels. Board members serve on a volunteer basis and the Board’s role is one of governance, oversight and providing strategic direction to the organization.  The Board will develop and actively maintain appropriate personnel policies and procedures that will guide the approach and activities of its personnel. 
  • Ensure the Business of CROW is conducted in a manner that will reflect the organization’s mission and guiding principles
  • Maintain and pursue all efforts to achieve a sound financial position for CROW

CROW is seeking one new board member for our Board of Directors

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity, please complete our application.