Ontario Early Years Centre

Peel Region, Brampton West-Mississauga

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Record #: CDR0012 Last Modified: 07 Oct 2014 Last Full Update: 07 Oct 2014
Record Details
Social MediaWebsite Website: www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/topics/earlychildhood/oeyc/locations/oeyc.aspx?Center=3
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Description & Services
Alternate NameOEYC
DescriptionA member of Raising the Bar Peel

The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (up to 6yrs). Pre/Postnatal Education, Early Learning and Literacy Education, Parenting and Family Support/Nutrition, Information and Referral Programs: Age Specific Programs: * Baby Playtime (0-12months) Parents explore early learning activities with their baby and network with other parents and caregivers * Toddler Time (12-24months) Parents or caregivers engage in songs, finger plays, stories, and activities *Mother Goose (0-18 months) Parents and children learn rhymes, songs and stories. Children improve language and pre-literacy skills. *Shake, Rattle & Roll (0-18 months) Parents and children participate in gross motor play, and singing. Children improve sense of self, motor, social and language skills. * School Here I Come (3.5-6yrs) Children entering school in Sept. Children prepare for school, as they engage in activities that develop their pre-reading and math skills. Family Programs for families with children (0-6yrs): Parents/caregivers with children birth to 6 years of age engage in play activities to support children’s social, emotional and learning development. A variety of learning opportunities are available to promote your child’s play-based learning. Staff facilitates a circle time with songs & story prior to the site closing before lunch and end of the day and at our satellites before the end of each program. *Music and Movement (birth-6years) Children develop coordination, language and pre-reading skills through songs, movement and storytelling. Parents develop practical skills to use at home to enhance child development. * FRENCH IMMERSION/FRENCH CIRCLE TIME Join us for story, songs, and rhyme activities designed to expose your child to French. 2 Satellite Locations: check the website for further details. * Fortino's, Bovaird Dr at Brisdale Rd, Brampton, ON * Gardenview Building, 20 Ceremonial Dr. Mississauga, ON * Courtneypark Branch Library 730 Courtneypark Drive West Mississauga, ON * Contact number for all sites is 905-452-1973

HoursCheck calendar for any closures. Note we are closed the weekends of statutory holidays and in the winter months when the schools close due to weather. 
 
*Mon : 9am-noon; 1pm-3:30pm 
*Tues : 9am-noon; 1pm-3:30pm 
*Wed: 9am-noon; 1pm-3:30pm 
*Thur : 9am-noon; 1pm-7:30pm 
*Fri : 9am-noon 
*Sat : 9am-1:30pm;
Areas ServedBrampton ; Mississauga
EligibilityAges: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Parents and Caregivers with children birth to 6years
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish ; French - French (Monday. am) ; English; French - French (Friday am)
Membership TypesRaising the Bar Peel
Contact Information
Address57 Mill St N, Unit 105
Brampton, ON L6X 1S9
 
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IntersectionN of Queen St W at George St N
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone905-452-1973 
Fax905-452-0760
Websitewww.ontarioearlyyears.ca
Primary ContactNoreen Hornsby, Early Years Manager, CDRCP
Primary ExecutiveNoreen Hornsby, Early Years Manager
Volunteer CoordinatorAnn Norris, Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-452-1973
Other Details
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsCrafts ; Drop-in centres ; Early childhood education ; Information and referral ; Learning centres ; Literacy ; Nutrition ; Parent and child programs ; Parenting support ; Postnatal care ; Pregnancy ; Prenatal care ; Preschool children ; Teen mothers ; Toy libraries