Ready Set Go!

Site: Windsor - Ouellette Ave - Herb Gray Centre

Service: Community Programs Supporting Children and Families

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-977-9407
Fax 519-977-9358
E-Mail susanjacobs@readysetgowindsor.ca
Website www.readysetgowindsor.ca
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Primary Contact Susan Jacobs, Project Director; Phone: (Business) 519-977-9407; Email: susanjacobs@readysetgowindsor.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Ready Set Go, established in 1996, forms a partnership with families of young children (ages birth to six) living within the downtown core. We assist families in overcoming obstacles such as hardships associated with being newcomers to Canada, poverty, neglect, social isolation, poor health, and inadequate nutrition. Ready Set Go inspires parents/caregivers to build connections and celebrate their community. We share the responsibility for raising healthy, resilient children, and strengthening family well being.  
 
Some of our Programs include: 
- Drop-In Centre  
- Cooking on a Shoestring  
- Moms Time Out 
- Have Fun, Be Fit! 
- Ready Set School Camp 
- Growing Gardeners  
- Nobody's Perfect  
- Nutrition Workshops  
- Food Security  
- Visits from Children First  
- Busy Babies
Hours Office: Mon-Fri, 8:15am - 4:15pm 
Family Drop-in Centre: Monday to Friday and every other Saturday, 9:30 am - 12:00pm
Areas Served Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Children and Families
Application - Registration required for certain programs 
- Referrals from social service agencies, guidance counselors/schools, government services, self-referrals and health care professionals accepted 
- Referrals are not necessary and all programs are free
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin)
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 1997
Primary Executive Susan Jacobs, Project Director; Phone: (Business) 519-977-9407
Funding Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada, Community Action Program for Children (CAPC) ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Elections Held: Annual
Agency Services
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
Herb Gray Centre
647 Ouellette Ave, Unit 106
Windsor, ON N9A 4J4
 
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Intersection Ouellette Ave and Wyandotte St W
Bus Routes Transway 1A ; Transway 1C ; Transway 1C Express ; Ottawa 4
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking (off Pelissier), Automatic entrance (off Pelissier), Washroom

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