We are a daycare located in Tyndall, Manitoba, Canada within Gillis School.  Currently, we accommodate infant, pre-school and school-aged children.  We opened our doors in 2002!

Parents, stay up to date by checking out the newsletter every month on our website! 

Our Mission and Vision Statement

Gillis Play and Learn Center's mission is to provide our community with access to quality care for its infant, pre-school and school-aged children.  This facility incorporates educational play-based learning at an individual and developmentally appropriate level.  The center provides a high standard of care and nurturance, which includes the emotional and physical needs of children.

Our vision is...
- to promote individual and group development and each child's self esteem.
- to provide developmentally appropriate group experiences.
- to help enrich and support family life.
- to provide a safe and happy place for every child and their family.

Waitlist and Subsidy

To apply to be on our waitlist 

Scroll back up to the menu bar -> Click on Contact Us then Waitlist. Follow the instructions provided

​To look into subsidy options click here

NEW Second Location Coming Soon! 

We are excited to announce that our Minister of Education and Early Learning, Wayne Ewasko, announced that Gillis Play and Learn Center has been granted an additional 74 spaces for a new 'Satelite' center. Keep your eyes on our website. As more information comes to light about the new center we will add it here. Please see above waitlist info to be added to our list for both centers. 
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Monthly Newsletter

Social Media 

Instagram ... @GPLC_2002
Facebook .... Gillis Play and Learn Centre Inc. 
Please request to follow. 
Only parents of children who are currently in care will be allowed to follow. 
Link to add your child to waitlist - https://gillisplayandlearn.childcare.link/

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Proud Member of the MCCA

The Manitoba Child Care Association (MCCA) is a non-profit, membership-funded, non-partisan organization incorporated in 1974. Their mission is to advocate for a quality system of child care, to advance early childhood education as a profession, and to provide services to their members.  For additional information, visit their website at
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