Northumberland Child Development Centre

Site: Port Hope

Service: Northumberland Bridges Program

Description (Service) Northumberland Bridges Program provides parenting education and nutritional supports in a peer support group format.
  • Information on a variety of topics including how to cook nutritious food.
  • Support in finding and accessing other agencies to assist with issues (e.g. financial, housing, legal, health, employment, social).
  • Activities for young children to increase developmental skills and build social skills. Assistance with transportation to groups is provided. Participants receive a variety of gifts and supports, including Milk for Moms Gift Certificates and Simply Supper.
  • Pregnant and Breastfeeding Participants receive vouchers for fresh food and prenatal vitamins. Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and Infant Development education and support is provided at group.
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Meetings: Campbellford: Rotary Hall, 179 Saskatoon Ave, second and fourth Fri of the month 10:30 am-12:30 pm 
Cobourg: St. Michael Church Hall, second and fourth Wed of the month 10:30 am-12:30 pm  
Port Hope: Northumberland Child Development Centre, 205 Peter St, first and third Tue of the month 10:30 am-12:30 pm
Dates All Year
Areas Served Northumberland County
Eligibility Individuals with a low income who are parents to be and/or parenting children from birth to 6 years of age
Application Registration form to be completed at the first meeting.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Port Hope
Address & Map
205 Peter St
Port Hope, ON L1A 3V6
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Intersection Rose Glen Rd S and Peter St (County Rd2)
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible, Entrance - Useable, Washroom - Useable ; Elevator on site.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-885-8137
Fax 905-885-4819
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Primary Contact Heather Radford, Program Coordinator; Phone: ext 209
Primary Executive Clare Paterson, Executive Director; Phone: ext 212

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