Silver Creek Centre for Early Learning & Development

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Description & Services
Alternate Name Silver Creek Pre-School for Children with Special Needs
Description Preschool program specializing in serving children with physical and developmental disabilities. The school provides physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language service, music therapy, assessment, treatment and/or consultation carried out within the classroom setting (resource teachers/RECEs)  
Hours Mon-Thu 9:20am-11:30am morning classes * 1:20pm-3:30pm afternoon classes
Dates September thru June (school year calendar)
Areas Served Etobicoke ; Toronto
Boundaries To access our transportation services: The catchment area is about a 15 km. radius in all directions from the school. Primarily serve is cover all of Etobicoke, parts of North York and some of the former City of York. 
There are no firm restrictions regarding boundaries other than our transportation routes (note that fees apply to transportation).
Eligibility Ages: 1.5 year(s) - 5 year(s) 
Children with special needs as well as children who do not have special needs. 
Silver Creek employs a reverse integration strategy: 80% of the children have challenges; 20% are typically developing. 
Fees Program - Parents can apply for an individual subsidy to support the monthly fees at Silver Creek by calling 416-392-5437 (City of Toronto subsidy office) ; Fees in 2015:  
$487/month for toddlers  
$475/month for pre-schoolers
Languages English
Contact Information
Address & Map
65 Hartsdale Drive
Etobicoke, ON M9R 2S8
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Intersection Islington Ave and The Westway
Office Phone 416-249-9770
Fax 416-249-2417
Primary Contact Susan Kawa, Executive Drector; Phone: 416-249-9770; Email:
Other Details
Established 1975
Funding City / Town - City of Toronto ; Provincial ; Donations
Service Level (51) Registered Charity ; (60) Commercial
Subjects Children ; Developmental disabilities ; Disabilities ; Preschool children