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Site: Welland - Main Site

Service: Child and Family Centre

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-734-3563
Fax 905-734-3051
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Tricia Rae, Program Coordinator, EarlyON - FACS Niagara; Email:
Alternate Contact Sylvie Thibodeau, Receptionist/Clerical Support, EarlyON - FACS Niagara
Primary Executive Anna Bozza, Executive Director, FACS Niagara; Phone: 905-973-7731 ext 3350
Alternate Executive Adrian McKenzie, Service Director, FACS Niagara; Phone: 905-937-7731 ext 3421
Site Details
Areas Served Pelham - South ; Port Colborne - Noth ; Wainfleet ; Welland
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
Central United Church
12 Young St
Welland, ON L3B 4C4
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Intersection Young St and King St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) EarlyON Child and Family Centre is for parents and child care providers * Free programs provide opportunities for children from birth to 6 years of age to participate in play and inquiry-based programs, and offer support to parents through advice, personal connections and access to the network of community resources that Niagara has to offer 
DROP-IN PROGRAM promotes learning through engaged play, literacy and numeracy skills, social skills building, language development, listening skills etc. 
BABY & ME DROP-IN PROGRAM give an opportunity for parents with babies (newborn to 12 months) to engage in play together as well as enjoy infant massage activities and a Learning Circle just for babies 
EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS offered on a regular basis with free childcare provided during daytime sessions * host site location for Well Baby Clinics, Infant Hearing Screenings, Breastfeeding Clinics and Breast Feeding Workshops, Triple P Seminars (Positive Parenting Program) as well as a variety of workshops presented by Public Health Nurses  
Access to the Resource Lending Library and information on child development, parenting and care-giving issues, as well as other Early Years community programs.
Hours Drop-In Play Program Mon-Wed 9 am-4 pm, Thu 9 am-7 pm, Fri-Sat 9 am-1 pm (Services will be ending in December 2019)
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
Application Registration Form provided at first visit
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2002
Service Categories Early Childhood Family Centres
Print Material Newsletter - EarlyON Monthly Activity Calendar; Take Home Resources

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