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Milton Community Resource Centre

Ontario Early Years Centre, North Halton

Site: Milton Community Resource Centre

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Record #: MIL0148 Last Full Update: 25 Nov 2013
Record Details
Alternate NameMCRC; OEYC
Contact Numbers
Office Phone905-876-1244
Fax905-876-1273
Contact Information
Address & Map
410 Bronte St S
Milton, ON L9T 0H8
 
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Located In CommunityMilton
Nearest Main IntersectionBronte St S and Derry Rd W
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Organization Emailcherylh@mcrc.on.ca
Websitewww.mcrc.on.ca
Primary ContactCheryl Haug, Manager of Early Years and Integrated Services; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 215; Email: cherylh@mcrc.on.ca
Alternate ContactJean Brown, Supervisor of OEYC/FRP Programs; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 222; Email: jeanb@mcrc.on.ca
Coordinator of VolunteersLee-Ann Babin, Volunteer and Resource Development Coordinator; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 216; Email: leeannb@mcrc.on.ca
Primary ExecutiveRebecca Barrows-Vrankulj, Executive Director; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 211
Service Details
Areas ServedHalton North
DescriptionAn Ontario Early Years Centre offering programs and services to parents, caregivers and children newborn-six years. 
* there are no costs for Ontario Early Years 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 available during parenting programs, preregistration required 
 
Adult and Child Together: newborn-six years 
* an informal drop-in program  
* creative activities, free play, circle and stories 
 
Adult and Child Together Toddler: newborn-30 months 
* an informal drop-in program  
* creative activities, free play, circle and stories 
 
My Baby and Me: newborn-12 months 
* an informal drop-in for parents with babies  
* network with other parents while enjoying toys and songs with your baby 
 
Child Care Provider's Corner: newborn-6 years 
* an informal drop-in for children and their child care providers * program space is limited to caregivers only 
 
Music and Movement programs:  
* 7-week program  
* adult and child participate together  
* children build on skills such as listening, speaking, counting, singing, moving and group participation  
* use balance beams, bean bag toss, balls, hoops, huge parachute  
Cruisin' & Groovin': 16-24 months  
Toddler Jumpin' & Jammin': 25-36 months  
Preschool Jumpin' & Jammin': 3-5 years 
 
Mother Goose: newborn-12 months 
* 7 week program  
* encourages parents to "use the resources in themselves" to communicate and play with their children  
* parents get refresher on nursery rhymes, fairy tales and songs from their own childhood 
HoursOffice Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 8:30 am-7 pm * no Tuesday evening hours during the summer
EligibilityAges: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Children newborn-6 years, (must be in SK) and their caregivers/parents
Applicationregistration is required in some programs * registration is based on a lottery system for Early Years Programs
FeesNone - no fees for Early Years programs
LanguagesEnglish
Resources AvailableProgram Guide
Established2002
FundingProvincial - Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Service Level(30) Provincial Government
Indexing
Service CategoriesEarly Childhood Family Centres ; Parent/Child Activity Groups