Empower Simcoe

Site: Barrie - Ferris Lane

Service: EarlyON Child and Family Centre

Description (Service) Programs for parents and caregivers of children prenatal to 6 years of age which can assist in their parenting or caregiving role 
The centres also provide: 
* access to play and inquiry based learning 
* information on child development 
* early learning activities 
* parent education 
* referrals to community resources 
* nutrition information 
* pre- and post-natal resources 
Satellite EarlyON Child and Family Centres are located in several communities across the County 
All EarlyON Child and Family Centres offer regular Stay, Play and Learn hours where families can take an active role in their children’s learning 
EarlyON Child and Family Centre in Barrie is also an Active Fun Kit location, providing Active Fun Kits, filled with various physical activity equipment (basketballs, parachutes etc) that families or community groups can loan out for free to use at a birthday party, community picnic, family reunion, or just for fun
Service Details
Public Comments EarlyON Child and Family Centre-Barrie is located at 129 Ferris Lane
Hours Mon, Thu 9 am-12 noon and 1 pm-4 pm * Tue, Fri 9 am-12 noon * Wed 9 am-12 noon and 1 pm-7 pm * Sat 9 am-1 pm 
The Breastfeeding Place: drop-in Wed 1pm-2:30 pm, summers included
Areas Served Barrie ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Innisfil
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
with caregivers
Application Drop-in
Languages English ; French - Reception
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
EarlyON Child and Family Centre - Barrie
129 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON L4M 2Y1
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Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-792-7878
Toll Free Phone Service Ontario 1-866-821-7770
Fax 705-792-7881
E-Mail oeycbarrie@empowersimcoe.ca
Website https://www.empowersimcoe.ca/earlyon-child-family-centres/
Primary Contact Leokadia Walc, Preschool Services Program Associate; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 2281; Email: lwalc@empowersimcoe.ca
Alternate Contact Michele Kapteyn, Manager Preschool Services; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 2377; Fax: 705-720-1083; Email: mkapteyn@empowersimcoe.ca
Mailing Address 39 Fraser Court 
Barrie, ON L4N 5J5

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