Site: Burlington - Cumberland Ave E - Main Office

Service: Ontario Early Years Centre

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Record #: BTN2241 Last Full Update: 25 Mar 2014
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameOEYC ; Reach Out Centre for Kids
Contact Information
Office Phone905-632-9377
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary ContactWendy Woudstra, Office Administrator; Phone: 905-632-9377; Fax: 905-632-0665; Email:
Alternate ContactKristi MacDonald, Program/Outreach Administrator; Phone: 905-632-9377; Fax: 905-632-0665; Email:
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameROCK
Legal Status(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Primary ExecutiveRon Rodgers, Executive Director; Phone: 905-634-2347; Fax: 905-681-7477; Email:
Alternate ExecutiveLorri Interisano, Director of Corporate Operations; Phone: 905-634-2347; Fax: 905-681-7477; Email:
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services
Service Information
DescriptionOffers a variety of programs and services to families with children ages 0-6 years. Parents may obtain information regarding healthy child development and access early years services in the community. 
Major services: 
* accessible, quality, social and educational programs, informal support networks 
* a variety of registered programs for parents and their children 
* informal drop-in programs 
* parenting courses, workshops and guest speakers 
* resource library for parents 
Cumberland parent-child drop-in programs: 
Breastfeeding clinic:  
* Wednesday 9:30 am-12 noon (last client accepted at 11:15 am) 
* staffed by an RN who is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant 
* resources and books available to nursing mothers 
Family drop-in:  
* Monday and Friday 9:15 am-12 noon * Saturday 12:30 - 3:00 
* for parents/caregivers and children newborn-6 years of age * activities include creative art and sensory activities * toys * free play * reading or circle times 
My Baby and Me drop-in:  
* Monday 2 pm-3:30 pm, newborn-16 months of age * adults enjoy conversation and meeting others while babies enjoy toys, songs and activities 
Stepping Stones drop-in: 
* Wednesday 10:30 am-11:30 am, for accompanied children newborn-6 years of age with a physical or mental delay who are currently in treatment for that delay 
Dad's drop-in program: 
* Saturday 9:30 am-11:30 am * dads and children newborn-6 years of age * dads get a chance to talk with other dads, learn games and songs * story time * free play * music and movement activities 
Drop-in parenting groups: 
* parents of infants - Tuesday 1 pm-3 pm 
* parents of toddlers - Thursday 9:15 am-10:15 am 
* parents of preschoolers - Thursday 10:45 am-11:45 am 
Postpartum peer support group drop-in: 
* 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month 1 pm-3 pm  
* partnership with Halton Region Public Health Dept  
* childcare available during program, call in advance 905-632-9377 
Cumberland Parent-Child Registered Programs  
Creep, Crawl and Toddle: 
* parents and children 8-16 months of age enjoy a fun filled morning of songs, rhymes, stories and sensory activities 
* registration is by lottery and takes place six times a year * call or visit website for details  
Other locations:  
* Aldershot Satellite Site 645 Plains Rd E, Burlington, 905-632-4011  
* St Matthew's Satellite Site St. Matthew's Anglican Church, 126 Plains Rd E, Burlington, 905-632-9377 
* Tansley Satellite Site 2111 Walker's Line, Burlington, 905-632-9377  
Mobile services program 
* find one of the new community sites at Rock Online * click on 'OEYC' for information and locations
HoursCumberland Resource Centre office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm for information * visit the website for up-to-date playtimes  
Areas ServedBurlington
EligibilityAges: 6 year(s) and under
Site Information
Located In CommunityBurlington
Address & Map
710 Cumberland Ave E
Burlington, ON L7N 3M9
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IntersectionGuelph Line and Fairview St
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesBreastfeeding Support Programs ; Early Childhood Family Centres ; Parent Support Groups ~ Perinatal/Postpartum Depression ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Parenting Skills Classes