Copyright/Permission to Reproduce:

Materials on this web site were produced and/or compiled by the Ottawa-Carleton Headstart Association for Preschools for the purpose of providing OCHAP members access to information about the programs and services offered by the association.

The material on this site is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without expressed written permission.

This document is provided “as is,” and the copyright holders make no representations or warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, or title; that the contents of the document are suitable for any purpose; nor that the implementation of such contents will not infringe any third party patents, copyrights, trademarks or other rights.

Copyright holders will not be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of any use of the document or the performance or implementation of the contents thereof.


Reproduction of multiple copies of materials on this site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of redistribution is prohibited except with written permission from OCHAP management. Through the permission granting process, OCHAP will attempt to help any individuals/organizations wishing to reproduce OCHAP material. To obtain permission to reproduce materials on this site or obtain information concerning copyright ownership and restrictions on this site, please contact:

Ottawa-Carleton Headstart Association for Preschools
c/o Hawthorne Meadows Nursery School, Inc.
2244 Russell Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1G 1B3

Third-party Materials:

Some of the materials and graphical elements found on the OCHAP web site are subject to copyrights held by other organizations. In such cases, some restrictions on the reproduction of materials or graphical elements may apply and it may be necessary to seek permission from the rights holder prior to reproducing the material.

Privacy Notice:

The Ottawa-Carleton Headstart Association for Preschools is committed to respecting the personal privacy of individuals who visit our web site. This page summarizes the privacy policy and practices of the Ottawa-Carleton Headstart Association for Preschools’ web site.

OCHAP does not automatically gather any personal information from you, such as your name, phone number, e-mail or street address during your visit to its web site. This information is only obtained if you supply it voluntarily, usually through contacting us via e-mail, or through the registration portion of the site.

Visitor information is not disclosed to anyone except Ottawa-Carleton Headstart Association for Preschools personnel who need the information to respond to a request. The information you give us may be shared with other departments ONLY if your inquiry relates to that department. We do not use the information to create individual profiles, nor do we disclose the information to anyone outside those who need to provide you with a response.