Ameba, Inc.
Type of businessPrivate
Type of site
Streaming video service
Available inEnglish
Area servedCanada & USA

Ameba is an independent, subscription-based streaming video (IPTV) service that hosts educational TV shows, children's cartoons, and music videos via the web, mobile, tablet, smart TVs, gaming consoles, and connected smart devices.[1] The privately funded company was founded in 2007[2] and is headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Ameba is currently available throughout the U.S. and Canada for free through AVOD (Ad supported VOD and Linear Streaming) and SVOD (subscription). On March 21, 2019, Ameba became the first CAVCO accredited independent children's streaming service allowing content producers to meet the "shown in Canada" requirement for the Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit (CPTC) program.[3]


Ameba TV is available across multiple digital viewing platforms, including:

Content Catalog

Ameba's content catalog comprises over 14,000 episodes and 2,800 hours of children's shows. The shows come from small independent providers, YouTube creators [15] and large producers[16][17][18] from around the world. Titles are organized into multiple categories. They span several genres, including education, preschool, classics, movies, animation, music and much more. Ameba has a deep catalog of Nostalgic content from the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s.


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  3. ^ "List of acceptable online services pursuant to CAVCO Public Notice". Government of Canada.
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  7. ^ "The Roku Channels Adds 7,000 Free Kids Shows & Movies, With Dedicated Section For Your Family". The Streamable.
  8. ^ "Ameba Heads to Google TV". Kidscreen Magazine.
  9. ^ "Ameba Kids TV Channel Launches on LG Smart TV". PRWeb.
  10. ^ "Ameba Smart Kids TV Comes to iOS Devices". Playback.
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  12. ^ "Ameba's Streaming TV for Kids is now Available for Chromecast". Entertainment News.
  13. ^ "CINEMOOD White Now Available In Select Target Stores Nationwide And At". PRWeb.
  14. ^ "The Free Streaming Service Xumo TV is Launching on Android TV". Cord Cutters News.
  15. ^ "Ameba TV rounds out pre-school programming". RapidTVNews.
  16. ^ "Ameba TV signs up Nelvana content". C21.
  17. ^ "Ameba gloms onto four Mondo TV series". KidScreen.