Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre

Site: Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre

Service: Community Social Services Programs

Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name OPNC
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-257-6029
Fax 289-430-5068
E-Mail michelle@opnc.ca
Website www.opnc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Michelle Knoll, Executive Director
Alternate Contact Email: info@opnc.ca
Service Details
Resources Monthly email newsletter * lending library * lending child development kits
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charitable organization that believes in supporting each other through programs and resources to build friendships, strengthen everyone, and create healthy neighbourhoods.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established November 1999
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Human Resource Canada ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees ; Private ; Foundation ; Sale of Goods ; Oakville Community Foundation, Transcanada Pipeline, Optimists
Elections fourth week of October
Service Information
Description (Service) Objectives are to relieve poverty, provide parent education and support and to provide educational, recreational and social opportunities for people of all abilities.  
Children's Programs:  
* Family Drop In & Circletime programs  
* French Circletime 
* German Circletime 
* Japanese Circletime 
* Spanish Circletime - La Hora del Cuento 
* Baby Rhyme Time  
* after school programs  
* tutoring programs 
* summer camps 
* Homeschool program 
* Half Day Preschool program 
 
Parent Programs
* member requested programs including first aid, child care choices, transitioning to school and general parenting 
* Parent and Child Book Nook 
* Divorce Support group 
 
Poverty Supports: 
* community gardens 
* financial literacy 
* utility support- Winter Warmth, LEAP, and OESP  
* income tax clinic 
* Foodbank  
* support group and counselling 
 
Seniors Drop In program: 
* Friday 12:15 pm-3 pm 
* exercise, light lunch, guest speakers 
 
Tawasul Newcomers Group: 
Tuesday 1 pm-3 pm * Friday 9:45 am-10:45 am 
 
Other agencies providing programs at the centre include: 
* Halton Down Syndrome 
* La Leche League 
* CYAN (Community Youth in Action Network) 
* Autism Ontario 
* HIPPY (Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters) 
* Oakmed Health Centre 
* Support & Housing - Halton 
* ROCK 
* call for more details
Hours Business hours Mon, Wed, Fri 9:30 am-6:30 pm * Tue, Thu 9:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Boundaries primarily for people living in North Oakville, although everyone is welcome
Eligibility No restrictions
Application download Membership form
Languages English ; French - Circletime ; Arabic - Drop In and Newcomer group ; German - Circletime ; Japanese - Circletime ; Spanish - Circletime
Fees Membership ; Program - preschool $105 per month ; $50 a year suggested annual membership for those who are financially able, otherwise it is waived * Fee assistance available for all paid programs.
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville Uptown Core
Address & Map
2200 Sawgrass Dr
Oakville, ON L6H 6M8
 
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Intersection Trafalgar Rd and Glenashton Dr
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Autism Therapy ~ Children ; Childbirth Education ; Cultural Heritage Groups ; Drop In Centres ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Older Adults

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