Peel Region, Brampton West-Mississauga
|Social Media||Website: www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/topics/earlychildhood/oeyc/locations/oeyc.aspx?Center=3|
|Description & Services|
|Description||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 |
Age Specific Programs:
* Baby Time (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.
*Wiggle Waggle Fun (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.
*Creative Arts Program (birth- 6years) Children with their parents/caregivers get creative with weekly art activities and then participate in circle time with songs & story with residences of Peel Manor, facilitated by an Early Years Program Facilitator.
*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
* Barondale Public School, 200 Barondale Mississauga, ON
* Courtneypark Branch Library 730 Courtneypark Drive West Mississauga, ON
* Peel Manor Long Term Care Centre, 525 Main St. N. Brampton, ON
* Contact number for all sites is 905-452-1973
|Hours||Check 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-8pm
*Fri : 9am-noon
*Sat : 9am-1:30pm;
|Areas Served||Brampton ; Mississauga|
|Eligibility||Ages: 6 year(s) and under |
Parents and Caregivers with children birth to 6years
|Languages||English ; French - French (Monday. am) ; English; French - French (Friday am)|
|Address||57 Mill St N, Unit 105|
Brampton, ON L6X 1S9
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|Intersection||N of Queen St W at George St N|
|Office Phone||905-452-1973 |
|Primary Contact||Noreen Hornsby, Early Years Manager, CDRCP|
|Primary Executive||Noreen Hornsby, Early Years Manager|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Ann Norris, Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-452-1973|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Subjects||Crafts ; 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|