Service: EarlyON Child and Family Centre
|Record #: MIL0114||Last Full Update: 11 Dec 2019|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/MCRCHalton/
|Primary Contact||Petra, Manager of EarlyON and Family Supports; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 239; 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 ; Ministry of Education|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||EarlyON Centre offering programs and services to parents, caregivers and children newborn-six years
* there are no costs for EarlyON programs
* provides information on parenting issues and opportunities for parents to share and receive information on positive parenting topics
* network and find support in a welcoming environment
* childcare may be available during parenting programs, pre-registration required
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.
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.
Preschool Jumpin' and Jammin' Drop-In
Preschoolers can join with their parent/caregiver in a program that encourages physical fitness while strengthening your child’s large muscles through active movement activities and music. Children will learn a variety of skills such as balance, coordination, flexibility, listening skills, social skills, language and cooperation. Led by a qualified staff with a background in music, this program is age specific, but younger siblings not crawling may attend.
|Hours||Office Hours: Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8 am-5:30 pm * Tue 8 am-7 pm, Sat 9:30 am-12 noon (except long weekends) ** Summer hours Mon-Fri 8 am-5:30 pm **|
|Dates||Check the website for dates/times/locations of specific programs|
|Eligibility||Ages: 6 year(s) and under|
|Application||Programs are all drop in, First Come First Serve|
|Languages||English ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Arabic ; Spanish|
|Fees||Program ; No Fees for our Drop-in Programs|
|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|
|HCSD Sub Heading||Parent / Child Programs ; Recreation for Children / Families|
|Service Categories||Early Childhood Family Centres ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Parent/Child Instruction|