About Us

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Dawn Forbes

Executive Director

Dawn has been our captain for 35 years, and has steered our ship through changing facilities, massive renovations, and years of quality care for the children of Winnipeg's Fort Richmond area. Dawn has served as the President of the Manitoba Child Care Association, spoken at national and international conferences, and has been advocating for ethics and quality in care her whole career.


Caroline Driedger

Assistant Director

Caroline has been with KPCC for 12 years, and our Assistant Director for 9 years. She has long been an advocate for the rights of children and families, and her work with parents as they navigate the challenges of raising children cannot be understated. Caroline is our primary office administrator, and handles the bulk of our day-to-day finances while still finding the time to visionary role model for what the future of our program has the potential to be.

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Priti Bhatt

Program Coordinator

Possessing a contagious enthusiasm, Priti has been an amazing asset for Kings Park Child Care. Her warmth, creativity and drive makes her a great colleague and a perfect fit as our Program Coordinator. Priti has over twelve years of experience here at KPCC. She graduated from Red River College in 2014 in Early Childhood Education. She has worked in all of our programs as both a supervisor and an ECE, guiding and supporting parents, staff and children.

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Scott Forbes

Community Outreach Coordinator

What is a Community Outreach Coordinator? Sounds made up, doesn't it? Well, it's definitely real, end of discussion. Scott's work is focused on finding new ways to connect to the Fort Richmond community, as well as the greater Winnipeg scene. He is grant writing specialist, scheduling wizard, and all around great guy. He also authored this website. Plus, he's funny.


Fee Structure

Our fee structure is set by the Province of Manitoba​

Infant Care Fees

18 - 23 months

Full Day Fee                    $30.00 / day​

At this time we are not accepting half-time infant care.​

We are licensed for 4 Toddler spaces

Preschool Fees (Incl. Kindergarten)

2 yrs - 5 yrs

Full Day Fee                $20.80 / day

​Half Day Fee               $10.40 / day​

We are licensed for 38 preschool spaces

School Age Fees

grades 1 - 6

3 slots* - $10.30/day

2 slots** - $8.30 / day

1 slot - $6.15 / day

In-Service - $20.80​

1 slot care subject to availability​

We are licensed for 32 school age spaces​

* 3 slot care entitles you to all In-Service / School Breaks​

** 2 or 1 slot care does not entitle you to inservice  / school breaks -  it's first come, first serve

Nursery School Fees

Children must be turning 4 years old between Jan-Dec of the current year

Sessions start in Sept and end in June

​Session hours are  9:00 to 11:30 am per day

1 Session per week - $5.00

2 Sessions / week - $10.00

3 Sessions / week - $15.00

4 Sessions / week - $20.00

5 Sessions / week - $25.00