Chatham-Kent Children's Services

Site: Chatham - Murray St

Service: Ontario Early Years Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-358-1451 ext 0
Toll Free Phone 1-866-720-7975
Crisis Phone 519-352-0440
Fax 519-358-1730
E-Mail Carrie.ouellette@ckcs.on.ca
Website www.ckcs.on.ca
Primary Contact Cindy Dove, Supervisor, Ontario Early Years Centre; Phone: 519-358-1451 ext 204; Fax: 519-358-1730; Email: cindy.dove@ckcs.on.ca
Alternate Contact Carrie Ouellette, Secretary, Ontario Early Years Centre; Phone: 519-358-1451 ext 0; Fax: 519-358-1730; Email: Carrie.ouellette@ckcs.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Ontario Early Years Centres offer play programs, 
* providing help with parenting concerns, and the chance to chat with other parents.  

Chatham-Kent Ontario Early Years Centre is a key partner in Chatham-Kent's Best Start.
Hours “Play & Learn” children 0-6 years to have fun learning and playing with books, music, creative activities, & more!  
Mondays, Tuesdays,Wednesdays 9:15am-11:45 am  
Thursdays 9:15 am-11:45 am, 1:15 pm-7:30 pm 
Fridays 9:15 am-2:15 pm 
Saturdays 9:00 am-12:30 pm 
Building Healthy Babies 
Wed 2:30 pm-4:30 pm 
Baby Weigh-In 
Tues 1:00 pm-2:30 pm, Fri 10:00 am-11:30 am 
Baby Play & Learn (0-12 months) 
Tues 1:00 pm-3:00 pm 
Learning and Language Activities 
Tues April 5 6:00 pm-8:00 pm 
Rub-A-Dub> 
Tues May 17 1:00 pm-3:00 pm 
1234 Parents 
Tues, June 2, 9, 16, 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Meetings call for more information in each community
Areas Served Chatham-Kent ; Chatham, Bothwell, Wallaceburg, Tilbury, Thamesville, Dresden, Ridgetown, Blenheim, Wheatley. French Language Services available in Pain Court, Low German Services available at Mennonite Central Committee in Chatham, and First Nation services available through Delaware Nation Head Start
Boundaries Chatham-Kent
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Infants; toddlers; preschool children; and their parents, prenatal parents, grandparents, and/or caregivers.
Application No appointment required for most services. Registration process required for parent workshops; no referral needed.
Languages English ; French - available at Pain Court site ; German - Low German
Fees None
Agency Information
Established May 26, 2003
Primary Executive Jodee Anderson, Director of Mental Health Developmental and Prevention Services, Chatham-Kent Children's Services; Phone: 519-358-4550; Fax: 519-352-4152; Email: JodeeAnderson@ckcs.on.ca
Funding Provincial ; Donations ; Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Site Information
Located In Community Chatham
Address & Map
215 Murray St
Chatham, ON N7M 3L4
Intersection Murray St and Princess St
Mailing Address Ontario Early Years Centre
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Designated parking; ramp; automatic doors; designated washroom
Other Details
Print Material Pamphlets and print material; newsletter free to general public

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