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Best Start Locations & Schedule (Jan. to Apr. 2016)

Program locations and details are available by either referencing the tables on this page or by downloading the PDF document that follows. Please note that dates and hours may change. Call 519-759-3833 to confirm.

Listing of FREE interactive parent-child (0-6 years) drop-in programs
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Early Years & Parenting Centres in Brantford Brant

A listing of FREE interactive parent-child (0-6 years) drop-in programs in Brantford Brant.

 

The drop-in programs listed are operated by one of the following agencies; CAS Brant, Family Counselling Centre, Kids Can Fly or Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant.

 

For agency contact information or information on hours, closures and other programs please contact OEYC: Brant at 519-759-3833.

 

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Site Day // Time Area

Bellview School

97 Tenth Ave., Brantford

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Monday & Wednesday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

Tuesday at Slovak Village // 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

 

CLOSED during school closure

Eagle Place

Branlyn - Notre Dame School

238 Brantwood Park Road, Brantford

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Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

Banbury

Brantford Public Library

173 Colborne Street, Brantford

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Friday // 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Core

Graham Bell - Victoria Public School

56 Grand Street, Brantford

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Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday // 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

CLOSED during school closure

Terrace Hill

King George School
(relocated from Major Ballachey)

265 Rawdon Street, Brantford

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Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

East Ward

North Ward School

107 Silver Street, Paris

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Monday & Wednesday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

Paris, West South Dumfries

Oakland-Scotland School

15 Church Street, Scotland

Oakland-Scotland School: 15 Church St., ScotlandView larger map  |  Get directions
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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

Burford, West Brant County

Prince Charles School

40 Martin Avenue, Brantford

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Monday - Friday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday // 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 

CLOSED during school closure

 

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Terrace Hill

Ryerson Heights Elementary School

33 Dowden Avenue, Brantford

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Tuesday & Thursday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

Shellard Lane

St. Gabriel School

14 Flanders Drive, Brantford

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Monday, Wednesday & Friday // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

Monday & Wednesday // 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 

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West Brant

St. James Anglican Church

8 Burwell Street, Paris

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Friday // 9:30 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED 2nd Friday of each month

Paris, West South Dumfries

St. Patrick's School

320 Fairview Drivet, Brantford

St. Patrick's School: 320 Fairview Drive, Brantford
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Tuesday & Thursday // 9:30 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

 

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Fairview-Greenbrier

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Parent and Family Literacy Centres (0-6 years)

Parenting and Family Literacy Centres are drop-in Centres that provide a play environment where you and your child can come together and learn through play. For more information on Parenting & Family Literacy Centres call 519-720-5149 Ext. 162008.

 

Program Site Day // Time

These programs are offer by Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board and Grand Erie District School Board. No registration is needed and everyone is welcome.

 

CLOSED during school closure.

Christ the King Catholic Elementary School

165 Duffering Ave., Brantford

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Monday to Friday // 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Jean Vanier Catholic Elementary School

120 Ninth Ave., Brantford

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Monday to Friday // 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Princess Elizabeth Public School

60 Tecumshe Street, Brantford

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Monday to Friday // 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Major Ballachey Public School

105 Rawdon Street, Brantford

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Monday to Friday // 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Programs from the OEYC: Brant

The Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant offers a number of FREE services for parents, caregivers, educators and young children ages 0 to 6 years. Drop in programs, Parent and Parent-Child Workshops, Early Years Literacy Workshops and Resources, Quality Child Care Information and Directory and more.

 

Program Site Day // Time

"Together Time"Parent-Child (0-6 yrs) drop-in

Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant

30 Bell Lane, Brantford

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Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday // 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday // 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

"Just Baby and Me" Parent-Child (0-12 mths)

Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant

30 Bell Lane, Brantford

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Monday & Thursday // 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Programs from the Brant County Health Unit

Discover the many FREE drop-in centres

 

Program Site Day // Time

Talk to a Public Health Nurse at one of their FREE drop-in centres.  Centres are closed statutory holidays. 

Get support for your family:  Growth and Development; Breastfeeding; Community Resources; Child  Health; Family Planning; Car Seat Safety; Parenting; Home Safety; Nutrition; Immunization; Sleep Safety.  BCHU can help! 

If you cannot attend, call our Family Line and speak with a Public Health Nurse at 519-753-4937 x464.  www.bchu.org

 

Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant

30 Bell Lane, Brantford

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Tuesdays // 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Slovak Village

144 Fifth Ave., Brantford

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2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month // 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Christ the King - Parenting and Family Literacy Centre

165 Dufferin Ave., Brantford

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Wednesdays // 9:00 am to 11:00 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

Stepping Stones

50 Pontiac Street - Unit 36, Brantford

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1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month // 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Brantford Public Library

173 Colborne Street, Brantford

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Thursdays (Some youth services available) // 11:15 am - 1:00 pm

New Beginnings

17-359 Darling Street, Brantford

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Thursdays // 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

George Pareneting Program

109 George Street, Brantford

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Thursdays // 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

 

Intended for parents ages 15-24 who have been involved with Brant Family and Children's Services in the past or present.

Major Ballachey School - Parenting and Family Literacy Centre

105 Rawdon Street, Brantford

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Fridays // 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 

CLOSED during school closure

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Breastfeeding Clinic

Run by the Brant County Health Unit.

 

Program Site Day // Time

Drop-in for FREE private, one-on-one breastfeeding support at the Friday Breastfeeding Clinic.  Centre is closed statutory holidays.  No appointment required.  For more information please call the Brant County Health Unit and speak with a Public Health Nurse at 519-753-4937 x464.  www.bchu.org

All BCHU Public Health Nurses have advanced breastfeeding training (WHO Level 2).

 

Ontario Early Years Centre: Brant

30 Bell Lane, Brantford

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Friday // 9:00 am – 11:30 am

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Family Resource Centre Drop-In Program

 

Program Site Day // Time

Family Resource Centre Drop-in Program

 

 

Family Resource Centre

14 Henry Street, Brantford

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Mondays // 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mondays // 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm (Teen Parents Only)

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Kids Can Fly

Transitioning to Parenthood

 

Program Site Day // Time

Parachute Program

 

Free taxi, and child care on site.

 

Call 519-755-9482 for more information.

 

Brantford Public Library

173 Colborne Street, Brantford

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Mondays // 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

TB Costain Centre

Corner of Morrell St. and Grand Ave., Brantford

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Wednesday // 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm (child care on site)

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