Ontario Early Years Centres
Milton Community Resource Centre is the Ontario Early Years Centre for North Halton.
Fees are not charged for Early Years programs.
Ontario Early Years Centres are places where parents and caregivers can:
For more information on Ontario Early Years Centres visit: www.ontarioearlyyears.ca
The following Ontario Early Years programs are all free programs. Please click here for full details on when they are offered, and how to register (if applicable).
REGISTERED PROGRAMS (BY LOTTERY):
This is a 7/8 week program in which we encourage parents to “use the resources in themselves” to communicate and play with their children newborn to 12 months. It offers parents a refresher course on nursery rhymes, fairy tales and songs from their own childhood. Registration is by lottery.
Music and Movement Programs
These are 7/8 week active movement and music programs that provide an opportunity for adult and child to participate together in an early learning experience. Your child will learn to build on many skills such as: listening, speaking, counting, singing, moving and participation in a group, while using equipment such as balance beams, bean bag toss, balls, hoops and our huge parachute.
DROP IN PROGRAMS:
Adult and Child Together
This informal, friendly drop in program is for adults and children from newborn up to the age of 6. We offer creative activities, free play, circle and stories. It is non- structured allowing you to interact with your child.
Adult and Child Together – Toddler
Bring your little one, newborn to 30 months, for a fun filled morning of free play, creative and songs. Meet other parents/caregivers and their children in our small group setting.
My Baby and MeA “drop in” program for parents with babies, newborn to 12 months. Enjoy some adult conversation, meet other parents, make friends and enjoy an afternoon out. A fun time for baby with toys and songs. Space is limited.