Connect with Local Parents

Connect with Local Parents

Need some help getting parents to find your programs and services? Child’s Life business plans offer a cost-effective solution to give your business the exposure it needs to succeed. As one of the most visited kids activity sites in the GTA, our visitors come to us to find kids camps, childcare options, local events, family destinations, birthday party venues, private schools, and other services for families. 

Businesses Love Our Affordable Advertising Options

Rooks to Cooks has had an excellent experience with Child's Life over the past 5 years. We have consistently relied on the kids directory, event and camp guides, articles and contests to market our services. As a business that provides cooking classes and programs for children, we know the value of reaching families within the community. Child's Life has a user-friendly website with a multitude of options to promote events and services throughout the year. Their team are professional and responsive and we trust them to help promote our brand and deliver our message to their readers.
Child's Life has been instrumental in promoting the Gallery's youth and family programming. Child's Life's online platform is an accessible and well-designed platform for parents in the GTA. We've seen an increase in web traffic following our partnership with Child Life and look forward to working with them into the future. 

Child's Life Business Plans

Membership Plans are available in Yearly and Monthly Payment plans. Please use the toggle for pricing. All pricing is plus HST.

Pay Yearly
Pay Monthly

Basic Member

Listing in our Directories
$ 0 Yearly ($5 Set-up)
  • One Time $5 Set-up Fee
  • Business Name & Address
  • Telephone
  • Weblink
  • Email
  • 5 Directory Categories
  • Edit Your Listing & Events

Featured Member

Website, eNewsletter & Social Media
$ 240 per year
  • Everything in Enhanced plus:
  • Placement above Enhanced
  • 9 Image Photo Gallery
  • Featured Event Listings
  • Featured Camp & Program Listings
  • Featured Sponsor Spotlights
  • Your Events/Programs on your profile
  • eNewsletter Business Spotlights
  • Inclusion in 1 Special eNews Guide
  • Social Shares
  • Submit Articles
  • Priority Event Publishing
  • 10% Off Extra Advertising (ie. Banner Ads)
Best Value

Enhanced Member

Enhanced Listing in our Directories
$ 120 per year billed annually
  • Everything in Basic plus:
  • Logo
  • 6 image Photo Gallery
  • Placement above Basic Listings
  • Unlimited Directory Categories
  • Quick Message Form
  • Business Profile Description
  • Profile Excerpt on Category Pages
  • Link to Your Social Profiles
  • 20% Off Featured Event & Program Listings
  • 5% Off Extra Advertising (ie. Banner Ads)

We help businesses reach GTA parents looking for services like yours:

Our business members include:

Rainbow Songs Music programs for Children
Winged Canvas
Main Street kids
88Keys Music Classes in Richmond HIll
Earthbound Kids
Lifetime Skills Academy
Pedalheads Bike Camps
Legoland Discovery Centre Toronto
Electric Moon Theatre Company
Pirate Life Toronto
Scenic Caves Nature Adventures
York Durham Heritage Railway
Mad Science
The STEAM Project
Rooks to Cooks
Royal Ontario Museum
Bata Shoe Museum
School of Rock markham
True North Sports Camps

How Featured Memberships Work:

Our Featured Membership package was designed as a cost-effective advertising solution for businesses that run events, kids programs or camps. This plan is also ideal for businesses that want extra exposure on the website, and off-site, throughout the year. Featured Business Members receive a premium business listing in our kids directories, plus extra featured promotion across our website, event and programs guides, enewsletter and social media. 

Directory listing includes: Top spot premium style listing in each directory category. Full Page profile with your logo, full contact details, map, website, facebook, twitter, you tube and instagram links, unlimited relevant categories,  9 image slideshow, embedded videos, contact form and your business description  – plus edit your own listing at anytime.

Extras include: Free Upgraded Featured Event, Camp & Programs listings in our event guides, Business features throughout the site. One free listing in a special edition eNews Guide (Camps, Holiday guide, Birthday parties etc). Featured Business spotlights in our weekly enewsletters, plus ‘Request a share’* service for your posts to our facebook and twitter pages. 10% off all other promotional items (Banner Ads, eBlasts, Special guides and more!)

*Pending approval. 

How Enhanced Memberships Work:

Our Enhanced Membership package was designed as a low cost solution for businesses that are looking for a premium directory listing with logo and images. This plan is also ideal for businesses that do need the extra exposure for their events or programs, or prefer to only pay to upgrade occasional listings throughout the year. Enhanced Business Members receive a premium business listing in our kids directories plus discounts on other promotional items.

Directory listing includes: Premium style listing in each directory category, Placement above Basic Listings. Full Page profile with your logo, full contact details, map, website, facebook, twitter, you tube and instagram links, Unlimited relevant categories, 6 image slideshow, embedded videos, contact form and your business description  – plus edit your own listing at anytime.

Extras include: 20% off Featured Event and Program Listings. 5% off Banner ads, eNewsletter Features, Special Guides, eBlasts and all other promotional items.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What payment methods are accepted?
You can sign up online with Visa or MasterCard. (Please contact us if you wish to pay by Interac Debit, Cheque or PayPal). Prices are in CDN Dollars. All prices are +HST.

How do I add my listing to your kids directories?
After checkout, you will receive a welcome email with a weblink and instructions on how to set-up your business listing. Your listing will be reviewed by a member of our staff and then published to our guides. We will email you as soon as your business has been published.

Can I edit my own listings and events?
Yes. All business members can update their directory listings and edit submitted events from their account dashboard. As a member, you can also submit events, programs, camps, coupons, articles* and contest proposals from your dashboard. *articles are available on featured membership plans.

Can I add banner ads or promote my business to parents through your newsletter?
Yes. Please send us an email for pricing and availability. You may also find upcoming deals and advertising opportunities in your account dashboard under What’s New.

Can I cancel at any time?
Yes. Child’s Life is a pay-as-you-go service with no long-term lock-in. You can cancel, upgrade and downgrade your account at any time via your account page or by contacting us directly.

When will I be billed?
Your credit card is billed at the beginning of each membership period. For monthly plans, this is the day you sign up, and then monthly thereafter. We email a receipt each time we bill your credit card. For yearly plans, we bill you on the day you sign-up, and then yearly thereafter. We email you a reminder 14 days before your renewal.

Do you offer refunds on yearly plans?
Requests on annual new membership plans received within the first 30 days receive a full refund less a 3% processing fee. Requests after this time period will be reviewed on a per-case basis, and a cancellation fee will apply.

How can I get help?
Child’s Life is a local business, just like you! If you have any trouble with the site, or just want to ask a question just send us an email. We want you and your family-centered business to succeed with the help of Child’s Life.

Looking for More Ways to Promote?

Child’s Life also offers display advertising, email promotions, sponsored articles and eblasts to our mailing list of local subscribers. Email for pricing and availability. 

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