BridgeWay Family Centre

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Website Website: www.bridgewaycentre.ca
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Description & Services
Description A 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): Early Learning and Literacy Education, Parenting and Family Support/Nutrition, Information and Referral. Main Site: Turtle Creek Plaza, 101-1801 Lakeshore Rd. W., Mississauga, 905-822-1114 Satellite Locations: * Port Credit Secondary School, 70 Mineola Rd E, Room 127, Mississauga 905-278-3382 ext 422 * Queen of Heaven Catholic School, 1198 Alexandra Avenue, Mississauga 905-822-1114 for info * Sheridan Villa, (Long Term Care Residence), 2460 Truscott Dr, Mississauga 905-822-1114 for info * Munden Park Public School, 515 Tedwyn Dr., Mississauga 905-822-1114 for info A sampling of our programs: Drop-in (0-6 yrs) Drop in to our play based learning environment where you and your child can socialize with peers and where playing with your child will enhance their growth and development. We offer a variety of toys and activities for you and your child to enjoy together. No pre-registration is necessary. Parenting resources and referrals available on site. Turtle Creek is open for drop-in during all hours of operation; for all other centres please refer to their scheduled drop-in times Infant Mother Goose (0 – 12 months) This interactive program supports bonding between adults and infants, through rhymes, finger plays and songs. It offers the opportunity for adults to network, support each other, and bring about an awareness of community resources. Babies on the Move (9 – 18 months or mobile) For crawling, creeping, walking and running babies. You and your baby will enjoy singing songs and rhymes, exploring new sensory experiences and working on new developmental skills together. This program will provide an opportunity for adults to connect with others. Toddler Time (18 – 36 months) This interactive program involves songs, story and creative time for toddlers to enjoy with each other and their parents/caregivers. Move and Grove (Toddler 18 months – 3 yrs) (Preschool 3 – 6 yrs) (Family 0 – 6 yrs) This program provides an opportunity for parents and children to interact through music, movement and rhymes. Your participation will help your child develop physical coordination, social skills and creative expression. Discovery Time (3 – 6 yrs) A class that encourages children to explore the world around them through hands on activities that fuel their curiosity and makes science fun. Preschool Time (3 - 6 yrs) This interactive program involves songs, story and creative time for preschoolers to enjoy with each other and their parents/caregivers. For more programs and calendars check website

Hours Turle Creek location: 
*Mon,Tue,Wed & Fri 9am-4pm  
*Thu 9am-8pm  
*Sat 9am-2pm 
For satellite hours check website
Dates Closed Sun and Statutory Holidays including Sat of Holiday Weekends
Areas Served Mississauga
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
Parents and Caregivers with children (up to 6yrs)
Application Registration Form
Fees None
Languages English
Meetings Board meetings 4th Tue of each month, 7:30 pm, alternating between Turtle Creek, Brittany Glen and Heart Lake
Contact Information
Address & Map
Turtle Creek Plaza
1801 Lakeshore Road W, Unit 101
Mississauga, ON L5J 1J6
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Accessibility Partially Accessible
Office Phone 905-822-1114
Fax 905-822-1102
E-Mail info@mpcrc.ca
Website www.bridgewaycentre.ca
Primary Contact Pamela Melin, Supervisor; Phone: ext 25; Email: info@mpcrc.ca
Alternate Contact Michele Walker, Program Manager; Phone: 905-495-3430 ext 228; Email: michellewalker@mpcrc.ca
Primary Executive Lory Wolter, Executive Director; Phone: ext 22; Email: lorywolter@mpcrc.ca
Alternate Executive Elaine Pontone, Senior Manager; Phone: ext 23; Email: elainepontone@mpcrc.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Michelle Walker, Program Manager, BridgeWay Family Centre; Phone: 905-495-3430 ext 228; Email: michellewalker@mpcrc.ca
Other Details
Print Material * Centre schedules * Calendar 
* Ontario Early Years Centre Mississauga South - Family and Caregiver Guide 
* Mississauga Parent Child Resource Centres - Adjustments after Birth 
* Ontario Early Years (Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon) - A Place for Families 
* Ontario Early Years - Making a Difference guides
Established 2003 (BridgeWay in 1984)
Funding Provincial
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 ; Preschool children ; Teen mothers

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