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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-875-4600 ext 245
Fax 905-876-1273
Primary Contact Melanie Cunha, THRC Manager, Quality Early Learning and Child Care Services
Alternate Contact Manal El-Achi, Quality First Supervisor; Phone: 905-875-4600 ext 252; Email:
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) An early learning initiative providing all licensed childcare programs in Halton region with the opportunity to participate in a developmental model for quality improvement. 
Quality First supports licensed child care programs by providing coaching and consultation, on-site observations by a Quality First consultant, Professional Learning, self-reflection activities, and support from a consultant to develop goals 
Includes participation from various sectors of childcare community (non-profit childcare, commercial childcare, nursery school programs)  
Licensed Child Care Programs: 
* support capacity building for educators 
* supported through observations of program, professional learning opportunities for educators and supervisors, with on going self-reflection and goal setting 
* receive resources and contact from Quality First Consultant 
For Parents: 
* initiative within Halton providing support to early childhood programs and educators  
* Quality First Consultants and participating centres work together to identify quality improvement processes and actions that will positively affect children, families, and early childhood professionals  
* executed over a 3.5 year period with annual support
Hours Call for information
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Program based
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees Program
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St S, 2nd Flr
Milton, ON L9T 0H8
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Intersection Bronte St S and Derry Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Child Care Provider Associations ; Child Care Provider Training ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Child Care Workers

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