Early Childhood Education Centres (Daycare Centres)

In Oulu, there are both municipal and private daycare centers that operate across four geographical areas. These daycare centers provide early childhood education for children based on their families’ needs. This can be either full-time, part-time, or part-week care. Additionally, Oulu has daycare centers that offer evening, night, and weekend care, as well as centers providing early childhood education in multiple languages.

Group sizes vary based on age and special needs. The most common groups are for children under the age of 3, and for children between 3-5, and preschool groups for 6-year-olds. Daycare centres are usually open 6.00-18.00. Opening hours may vary between different daycare centres as the hours are determined by the guardians’ care reservations.  

Below you will find all daycare centres in Oulu in alphabetical order, as well as categorized by region. Each region has its own regional manager and service organizer. You will find their contact information under the region’s information. You will be directed to the daycare centres web page by clicking on the centre’s name. 

All daycare centres in the Oulu region in alphabetical order

Northern Region Daycare Centres

Central Region Daycare Centres

Southern Region Daycare Centres

Evening, night, and weekend care

Early Childhood Care in Different Languages