The Charlotte Birchard Centres of Early Learning is an incorporated, non-profit, charitable organization governed by a Community Board. The Centres offer early childhood education and care for children eighteen months to twelve years of age.

The organization consists of two purpose built facilities. The Westboro Children's Centre, established in 1979 in the Westboro community, connected to Hilson Avenue Public School and Greenboro Children's Centre located at 1400 Cahill Drive East in Ottawa South since 1989.

CBCEL accommodates over 200 children and has a staff of 38 employees. Our Early Childhood Educators are registered with the College of Early Childhood Educators.