Northumberland Child Development Centre

Service: Northumberland Bridges Program, Port Hope

Record #: SHA0401
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 31 May 2023


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 (Municipality of)
Address & Map
205 Peter St
Port Hope, ON
Canada L1A 3V6
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible; Entrance - Useable;

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-885-8137
Fax 905-885-4819
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