Ontario Early Years Centre

Centre pour enfants Timiskaming Child Care’s Ontario Early Years Centres are welcoming, supportive and accessible places where parents, grandparents, caregivers and young children can play and learn together.

The centre offers programs and resources for children from infancy to 6 years to help them develop social, communication and early literacy skills that will give them a great start in school and in life.

Each centre offers both walk-in and pre-registered programs at no cost to families:

  • early learning and literacy programs and workshops for parent/caregivers and their children
  • parenting programs and workshops that support parents/caregivers of young children in all aspects of early child development
  • information and training for new parents about pregnancy and parenting
  • speakers and professionals on a variety of literacy and other child development issues
  • information and referrals to other early years programs and services in the community
  • outreach activities
  • special events