|Record #: NIA1499||Last Modified: 01 Feb 2016||Last Full Update: 10 Mar 2015|
|Public Comments||Changed their name from Niagara Child and Youth Services Jan 2011.|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Service)||Early Assessment, Support, and Intervention Service (EASI) promotes the healthy, social, and emotional development of preschool-aged children and their families. Children are assessed and services are individualized to meet the needs of the child and family. Services include: assessment, counselling, play therapy, parent training and guidance, intensive outreach, and consultation with child care providers and/or school personnel.
Niagara Preschool Resource Service
Provides consultation and training services for parents, caregivers, and other professionals, who are involved with children from birth to 6 years of age. Services include: information and assistance in accessing community services; assistance in the development of effective behaviour management interventions in the home; guidance in strengthening parenting skills; presentations, groups, and educational workshops for parents; professional development and training workshops for professionals; and consultation with professionals regarding behavioural issues.
Child Wellness Clinics - held throughout the Niagara region. Families and their children 0-6 years of age are invited to call to arrange to attend a clinic. The Child Wellness Clinics can provide brief consultations, recommendations, referrals to other community agencies, information and education and a chance to network with other families. The Clinic is a free service provided by the Pathstone Mental Health. Call Linda at 905-384-9551 ext 225 for more information on these clinics.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:40 pm
|Areas Served||Niagara Region|
|Eligibility||Children six years and younger|
|Application||Referral through Contact Niagara at 905-684-3704 or 1-800-933-3617 for most Early Year Programs.
Child Wellness Clinics - call Linda at Pathstone 905-384-9551 ext 225.
|Crisis Phone||Toll free 1-800-263-4944|
|Primary Contact||Linda Morrice, Senior Manager, Community Programs; Phone: 905-384-9551 ext 225|
|Located In Community||Welland|
|Address & Map||
1604 Merrittville Hwy, RR 2
Welland, ON L3B 5N5
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|Intersection||Merrittville Hwy and Hurricane Rd (1.25 km south of Hwy 20)|
|Mailing Address||3340 Schmon Pkwy
Thorold, ON L2V 4Y6
|Legal Status||(51) Registered Charity|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services|