Service: Family Resource Centre & Programs
|Record #: MIL0114||Last Full Update: 12 May 2018|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/MCRCHalton/
|Primary Contact||Jean Brown, Supervisor of EarlyON Programs; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 230; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Tina Bulicek, Director, Early Years Child and Family Services; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 104|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Primary Executive||Rebecca Barrows-Vrankulj, Executive Director; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 211|
|Funding||Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees - service|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Offers a variety of programs and services to parents and caregivers of children from newborn to 6 years.
Adult and Child Together Drop-In
Adult and Child together Drop-ins gives parents/caregivers and children an opportunity to explore, engage, and express themselves together which helps strengthen the bond between adult and child. There are many creative activities, sensory and early literacy experiences to choose from within the room and a registered Early Childhood Educator in a co-learner role with the adults and children participating.
Music and Movement Family Drop-In
Adults and children can participate in a variety of gross motor activities that stimulate muscle development, balance, flexibility, coordination, language skills, turn taking and social skills all while having lots of fun! This program will include balls, slides, bean bags, hula hoops, tunnels, balance beam, and rocking boats as well as a musical component and circle time.
Mother Goose Drop-In
Parents are the first and most powerful influence child’s learning, development, and well-being. This group provides valuable time to connect with your baby as you sing-a-long to songs. This group offers an opportunity to demonstrate and expand on early literacy and language through repetition and memory. A registered Early Childhood Educator is your partner in this interactive and enjoyable program.
Baby and Me Parenting Drop-In
For parents of babies up to a year. Bring your baby and join this group to network with others while chatting about the joys and challenges of being a parent. Weekly topics are introduced, however any question is open for discussion. No fee and registration is not required. Check on line for topic schedule.
Meet at Mill Pond Adult and Child Together Outdoor Drop-In
This year-round, outdoor Early Years Drop-In program gives adults and children an opportunity to explore and discover the wonders of nature at the beautiful Mill Pond. Parents and caregivers will have a chance to develop language skills with their children while walking around the pond. Children often express themselves in new and different ways when placed in an outdoor environment. Make sure to dress appropriately for the weather.
Baby and Toddler Drop-In
Babies and toddlers grow and flourish in a positive age appropriate environment and within the context of healthy relationships. Baby & Toddler Drop-in gives parents/caregivers and children an opportunity to explore, engage, and express themselves together which helps strengthen the bond between adult and child. There are many creative activities, sensory and early literacy experiences to choose from within the room and a registered Early Childhood Educator in a co-learner role with the adults and children participating.
|Hours||Office: Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8:30 am-5:30 pm * Tue 8:30 am-7 pm
Registration for programs starts at 9 am during registration week
|Dates||See website under EarlyON programs|
|Eligibility||Ages: 6 year(s) and under
infants - 0-18 months, toddlers 18-30 months, preschool 30 months - 6 years still in SK
|Application||Contact to register|
|Fees||Program - registration based on a first come/first served basis until program is full|
|Located In Community||Milton|
|Address & Map||
410 Bronte St S
Milton, ON L9T 0H8
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|Intersection||Bronte St S and Derry Rd W|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Categories and Classification|
|HCSD Main Heading||Child / Family Services ; Health Care|
|HCSD Sub Heading||Parent / Child Programs ; Perinatal / Pregnancy / Postnatal ; Postnatal / Pregnancy ; Recreation for Children / Families|
|Service Categories||Childbirth Education ; Early Childhood Family Centres ; Parent/Child Activity Groups|